Melamine Solution in Gainesville!

Posted by Trish Riley, November 25, 2008

November 17, 2009

The amazing Gainesville Brain Trust has produced a sure winner with this news that will help families avoid the toxic additive Melamine frequently found as a potentially fatal contaminant in foods created in China for both people and pets. Joy Drawdy, co-owner of Gainesville’s Earth Pets Natural Pet Market, has created a home test kit to determine whether foods contain melamine, the chemical added to foods to increase protein content which has been indicated in the deaths of thousands of animals and is now being found in baby formulas, milk and eggs originating in China. The U.S. FDA has established an office in China to begin testing for melamine contamination before importing foods to the U.S. Read about Joy’s invention and related news below:

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