Poisoned Toothpaste in Panama Is Believed to Be From China

Diethylene glycol, a poisonous ingredient in some antifreeze, has been found in 6,000 tubes of toothpaste in Panama, and customs officials there said yesterday that the product appeared to have originated in China.

From
New York Times

Just as the wheatgerm story dies out, a reminder that in the era of globalization; a supply chain is only as strong as its least toxic link.