Opinionated Science Episode 4: Food Fraud: Fake Wine, Poisonous Milk and Horse Lasagna
Opinionated Science is Technology Networks’ homemade podcast, where our team of scientists-turned-journalists cut out the chewy jargon and serve up slices of the most fascinating stories from the world of science. Expect a new Opinionated Science every other Friday.
In this episode, the Technology Networks team takes a bite into the world of food fraud. We take a look at famous cases of fraud, including scandals involving horse meat, baby formula and expensive wine. We also discover the analytical methods that inspectors can try and use to find fraudulent food before it makes it to your plate.
Read more from this podcast:
Shedding Light on Wine Fraud With NMR Fingerprinting
Whiskey, the Target of Fraud
Infographic: What's in Your Food?
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