FIRST OF ALL MAKE PEOPLE AWARE THE MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE DCD LEVEL IN THE MILK POWDER, SPECIFIED IN WHO REGULATIONS.
GONMJU Monday, 12 August 2013 12:59 PM
KUDOS TO JANAKA GUNAWARDANE FOR STATING A STRIKING TATEMENT :)
Buddhika Monday, 12 August 2013 04:22 PM
Stop importing foreign milk powder brands!! Help local businesses rise up to that level!!
pissu double Monday, 12 August 2013 04:23 PM
No, but money can.
Ane Anichchan Monday, 12 August 2013 07:10 AM
A sensible move. Otherwise they lose their business!
lal Monday, 12 August 2013 10:53 AM
Our people our mainly poor but we don't want to treated by rich countries like sub humans to consume their toxic waste.
kondebendapucheena Monday, 12 August 2013 07:37 AM
So can he change the dangerous fertilizer chemical dicyandiamide (DCD) positive to negative
raviraj Tuesday, 13 August 2013 04:43 PM
what if NZ and Australia also decide to ban Sl tea??
Sri lankan bull Tuesday, 13 August 2013 06:00 AM
Our fools supply money for New zealenders to have a healthy life.
sanaboy Monday, 12 August 2013 01:58 PM
We also can send our PM to NZ for discussion... its a passion in our country
reader Monday, 12 August 2013 08:11 AM
lets do the local haka for him we can hier trinity player for that
Ranjith Silvar Monday, 12 August 2013 08:11 AM
This is a Court matter and anyone can not interfere on our judicial matters. You and more visitors welcome and listen to the court verdict, pls.
Shantha Tuesday, 13 August 2013 05:37 PM
Who cares about DCD or botulinum bacteria? This is a good opportunity to wean our people away from foreign milk powder. At same time we take a swipe at NZ who voted against us at UN. Two birds with one stone!
shanika Tuesday, 13 August 2013 03:20 AM
Who says its harmful, No it not , DCD is not toxic says the head of National toxicology centre , There were many articles on it.
Hello Tuesday, 13 August 2013 03:27 AM
Completely agree with len, China is indirectly trying to invade Sri Lanka, They have also taken our port , No one is bothered about that. We are trying to attack other western countries without addressing what is actually happening.
Samantha Bandara Monday, 12 August 2013 08:47 AM
No Matter............ We follow only China
len Monday, 12 August 2013 11:40 AM
Really lal you think New Zealanders treating Lankans as sub humans. Ask convicted murderer Sri Lankan Viraj Alahakoon how well he was treated in new Zealand justice system. Don't judge the country by Fonterra problems. Lankans should be more worried about Chines Apples, Grapes and other fruits sold in Sri Lanka. And when government of NZ announced inquiry in to whole Fonterra afire one can be sure it will be done unlike Sri Lankan Dumind case.
rosh Monday, 12 August 2013 11:53 AM
Is he the foreign minister or just a sales executive for fonterra?
Janaka Gunawardane Monday, 12 August 2013 11:56 AM
I have talked to my Sri Lankan friends living in New Zealand. They say that their farmers stopped using DCD a couple of years ago. They had to stop it because China did not like it in their imported milk. But before that even New Zealand people had been drinking their own milk with DCD. They say that nobody died and nothing happened to them. But the botulism contamination is a separate issue. Since it (botulinum bacteria) is dangerous Fonterra recalled all the products made of WPC80. But China got scared and they stopped all Fonterra products for a few days after the Fonterra's announcement. Nobody would know anything if the Fonterra did not announce it. They did the right thing. Human life is more important than their business. Kudos to Fonterra for handling it correctly.
rosh Monday, 12 August 2013 11:58 AM
There is no minimum. Its a total NO for this chemical
rosh Monday, 12 August 2013 11:59 AM
What about mervin, his son and a few thagaas?
siva Tuesday, 13 August 2013 02:04 PM
In China you apologize . In SL you refute our tests. Stop exporting RUBBISH to SL.
Lpan Monday, 12 August 2013 12:26 PM
Fonterra CEO sorry for milk scare, denies cover-up
Kandula Monday, 12 August 2013 12:26 PM
Now, he WILL attach the CHOGM and international human rights to get the ban lifted.
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