www.foodsafetynews.com/2011/08/honey-laundering

Aug 15, 2011 ... A third or more of all the honey consumed in the U.S. is likely to have been smuggled in from China and may be tainted with illegal antibiotics and heavy. ... amount of honey apparently had been concocted without the help of bees, .... the Chinese shuffled drum labels and phony paperwork showing country ...

www.economist.com/united-states/2018/08/30/the-scourge-of-honey-fraud

Aug 30, 2018 ... Aug 30th 2018 | NEW YORK ... According to the US Pharmacopeia's Food Fraud Database, honey is now ... honey, disguised versions of which drizzle into America via China's ... Although there are tests to screen honey for things that do not ... In addition to producing honey, bees have found more lucrative ...

www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/honey-gate-how-europe-is-being-flooded-with-fake-honey

Sep 7, 2017 ... Cheap imports of counterfeit honey are endangering beekeeping around the world, and the consequences for world food production are severe. ... China's bee population is declining, like everywhere else in the world, due to pesticide ... Chinese honey flooding Europe is not a new thing. ... Popular articles.

www.businessinsider.com/one-third-of-honey-in-the-us-may-be-an-illegal-and-dangerous-import-from-china-2012-2

Feb 24, 2012 ... honey-bee-honeybee Flickr/biggernoise Without enough hives to support demand, the U.S. imports more than half of the 410 million pounds of honey it consumes each year. China was the biggest supplier until the US slapped a tariff on ... When the FDA seized 64 drums of smuggled Chinese honey in a ...

grist.org/food-safety/2011-08-18-honey-laundering-tainted-counterfeit-from-china-in-us

Aug 19, 2011 ... A third of the honey consumed in the U.S. is likely to have been smuggled in from China and may be tainted with illegal antibiotics and heavy metals, according to a blockbuster story in Food Safety News. ... not kept up — resulting, for example, in some Chinese honey being contaminated with lead from the ...