In recent weeks, Chinese manufactured products such as toothpaste, pet food, children's toys and baby bibs have been reported to contain unacceptable levels of diethylene glycol, melamine, lead and other things. In response, the Health Minister Tony Clement has announced that the Federal Government is launching a sweeping review of safety standards, seeking to determine if there are any gaps in the authority of regulators to ensure product safety.

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