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Milk product tracking methods developed

John Kerr posted in on November 14th, 2012.

Kiwi scientists have developed a clever way of identifying the origins of milk and milk powder, offering a new tool in the targeting of offshore milk derivatives attempting to brand themselves as New Zealand products. The new technique relies on the fact that not all hydrogen atoms are the same, there are different variants – […]

Forensics foil fishy infringment

John Kerr posted in on November 9th, 2011.

The forensic analysis of paint has lead to the fining of a fisherman for the illegal dumping of excess fish,  Facing robust scientific evidence, a Tauranga commercial fisher has pleaded guilty in the Tauranga District Court to a charge of being a party to the dumping of snapper. Dumping of legal size quota species of […]

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