adulterant

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a·dul·ter·ant

(ă-dŭl'tĕr-ănt),
An impurity; an additive that is considered to have an undesirable effect or to dilute the active material so as to reduce its therapeutic or monetary value.

a·dul·ter·ant

(ă-dŭl'tĕr-ănt)
An impurity; an additive that is considered to have an undesirable effect or to dilute the active material so as to reduce its therapeutic or monetary value.

a·dul·ter·ant

(ă-dŭl'tĕr-ănt)
An impurity; an additive that is considered to have an undesirable effect or to dilute the active material so as to reduce its therapeutic value.
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Existing laws regarding food adulteration are incapable of punishing the offenders who contribute to the menace of rising food adulteration by their wrongful acts and also the existing laws and guidelines are insufficient to control the problem of adulteration of food," the PIL said.
Adulteration of food was a crime no less than that of a murder, she told in an interview.
SHAKEN with the rising incidents of adulteration of food products manufactured in India and sold locally and abroad, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India ( FSSAI) -- under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare -- is all set to usher in a ' product recall' procedure to ensure food safety in the country.
Maybe he has attempted to cram too much in (although there ought to have been rather more on problems such as adulteration of food and various economic factors which led to the birth of co-operation).
Laws were introduced in 1860 to help prevent the mass adulteration of food in the UK.
Also among the list of new notifiable offences which will have to be recorded are vehicle interference, bankruptcy, indecent exposure, obscene publications and adulteration of food.
As The Grocer was reporting at the time, adulteration of food was rife--including sand in pepper, and chalk in flour.
It's sad that so many people were seriously sickened by a disgusting and preventable adulteration of food.
LAHORE -- Director Operations, Punjab Food Authority (PFA) Ayesha Mumtaz Sunday said that adulteration of food was a crime not less than that of a murder.
o Design of equipment and utensils fails to preclude the adulteration of food with contaminants
KARACHI, March 15, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The Home Ministers Complaint Centre is set to entertain complaints related to black marketing and adulteration of food items under relevant laws.