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Uni-President sold tainted Ting Hsin oil to Hong Kong: FDA
Uni-President sold tainted Ting Hsin oil to Hong Kong: FDA


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Nisshin Corporation, the oil and fat subsidiary of food giant Uni-President Enterprises, bought tainted beef tallow originating in Vietnam and...full story
updated 2014-10-25 02:59 PM
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Uni-President sold tainted Ting Hsin oil to Hong Kong: FDA Uni-President sold tainted Ting Hsin oil to Hong Kong: FDA

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TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Nisshin Corporation, the oil and fat subsidiary of food giant Uni-President Enterprises, bought tainted beef tallow originating in Vietnam and....Fullstory

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