Friday, the FDA said it’s “concluded that levels of melamine alone or cyanuric acid alone, at or below 1 part per million in infant formula do not raise public health concerns.” Melamine is a chemical approved for use in plastics and the liners of some food containers in the U.S. The chemical itself is not approved for use in food.
Yes, this is the same chemical that sickened more than 50,000 children in China since September.
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Companies coming forward claiming their own testing shows no melamine content:
* Hain Celestial Group Inc – Earth’s Best Organic Formula
* Privately held PBM Nutritionals (store brand formulas)