The Story Behind China's Tainted Milk Scandal

Company feared going public with information as thousands of children were sickened.

A mother and a father hold their babies as they wait for treatment in a children's hospital in Beijing during China's toxic milk scandal.BEIJING

A mother and a father hold their babies as they wait for treatment in a children's hospital in Beijing during China's toxic milk scandal.

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"This is how they do things," he says. "But it lets problems fester longer than they should."