Monthly Archives: April, 2007

Japan Resources No. 139

Japan Resources No. 139 (pdf) CONTENTS: EDC Conference in Seoul, South Korea Demand: To exclude farm products from Japan-Australia FTA negotiations Statement of opposition to the violations against the Japan-U.S. Beef Agreement We request that imports of American beef should … Read More

Posted April 24th, 2007 in Japan Resources

CUJ finds benzene in popular soft drinks

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On 13 March, 2007 Consumers Union of Japan announced the results of its investigation into 21 popular soft drinks, vitamin drinks, and supplement drinks. 16 of the tested products were contaminated with the cancer-causing chemical benzene. The source is thought … Read More

Posted April 10th, 2007 in Food Additives