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RE: OT - shopping note


Yeah...how's that working, anyway? I would think you'd spend an awful
lot of time shopping around.


Cyndi


-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
Behalf Of Pam Evans
Sent: Sunday, September 09, 2007 7:13 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT] OT - shopping note

There have been problems w/ Chinese seafood, toys, pet food and a myriad
of other items lately.  I don't buy anything from China anymore.

On 9/9/07, Donna <gossiper@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>
> Not sure about the warning notice, there have been so many lately.
>
> But it is
> not uncommon for anything packaged or assembled with part from foreign

> countrys to paste some type of careful wording leading you to believe
> it was totally from the US.
>
> Donna
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----
> From:
> "Aplfgcnys@aol.com" <Aplfgcnys@aol.com>
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Sent: Sunday,
> September 9, 2007 5:13:58 PM
> Subject: [CHAT] OT - shopping note
>
>
> Is it my
> imagination or did I read recently a warning about seafood imported
> from Asia, or China, which had excessive levels of toxic
> chemicals?   This week the local
> A&P has a freezer case set in the
> middle of a central aisle with big "special"
> signs.  The bin contains
> packages of various seafood, most specifically salmon.  All the
> plastic packages are emblazoned with an American flag and the words
> "Great American Seafood."  The salmon is large fillets - looks like
> three to a package - says 2 1/2 pounds - for $12.00, which is very
> cheap.  On the back of the package in small letters are the words
> "Product of China."
> What am I missing?
> Auralie
>
>
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