TITLE

Chinese feathers warning

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;3/11/2005, Issue 5429, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Report that pillow importers fear a collapse in sales after leading scientist warned Chinese feathers could contain avian flu in Great Britain. Need for reviewing the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs policy on Chinese feather imports; Failure of the professor Hugh Pennington to differentiate between the import of raw feathers; Requirement for exporters to ensure that the feathers undergo a stringentt cleaning.
ACCESSION #
16514389

 

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