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The United States of America Food and Drug Administration opened an office in Beijing on Wednesday

The United States of America Food and Drug Administration opened an office in Beijing on Wednesday
The goal is to ensure safety standards and quality controls in consumer goods at all the point of manufacture said Mike Leavitt, the secretary of Health and Human Services.

The Administration is also hoping to aide the current Chinese milk crisis. Over the last few months there has been many recalls of Chinese made milk products. The tainted milk had traces of melanin that have sickened thousands of babies from the use of baby formula.

Sources: New York Times "Amid tainted food scandal, FDA opens an inspection office in Beijing"