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THIS SECTION IS FOR NEWS AND INTERESTING STORIES RELATED TO FOOD, NUTRITION AND FOOD PROCESSING. THEY ARE NOT NECESSARILY RELATED TO KOSHER BUT MAY BE OF INTEREST TO THE KOSHER CONSUMER, MANUFACTURER OR MASHGIACH.

The following story is an example of how non-kosher ingredients can be found in unlikety places.

The following story from seafoodsource.com on July 18, 2011.

Binh An Seafood Joint Stock Co. (Bianfishco), a Pegasius (Vietnamese Catfish) producer is making energy drinks with collagen from Vietnamese catfish trimmings. The two fruit flavored drinks are branded Binh An and carry the company"s golden Q quality mark that has been used for all Bianfishco seafood products for the past two years. These collagen drinks will be exported to Japan and China as an anti-aging drink. The Binh An drink has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for importation to the United States.

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