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What is food aduteration

Asked by Muzaffar Hussain, 07 Dec '09 06:14 pm
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If you live in India, adultration is all aorund you.
Answered by iqbal seth, 07 Dec '09 06:52 pm

 
  
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Mixture of sand in rice n other grocery is the example.Some people mix ordinary oil with branded oils.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 07 Dec '09 06:24 pm

 
  
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ADULTERATION OF FOOD. "Adulteration" is a legal term meaning that a food product fails to meet federal or state standards. Adulteration usually refers to noncompliance with health or safety standards as determined, in the United States, by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Definition of Adulterated Food
The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic (FD&C) Act (1938) provides that food is "adulterated" if it meets any one of the following criteria: (1) it bears or contains any "poisonous or deleterious substance" which may render it injurious to health; (2) it bears or contains any added poisonous or added deleterious substance (other than a pesticide residue, food additive, color additive, or new animal drug, which are covered by separate provisions) that is unsafe; (3) its container is composed, in whole or in part, of any poisonous or deleterious substance which may render the contents injurious to health; or (4) it bears or contains a p ...more
Answered by jakir hussain, 07 Dec '09 06:23 pm

 
  
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Mix unwanted things in food so that it gels with it. Milawat ka dusara naam hai...
Answered by Mohammed Saad, 07 Dec '09 06:20 pm

 
  
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Food adulteration act of intentionally debasing the quality of food offered for sale either by the admixture or substitution of inferior substances or by the removal of some valuable ingredient.
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 07 Dec '09 06:16 pm

 
  
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When foreign things are added to the food articles it is called food adulteration
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 07 Dec '09 06:15 pm

 
  
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