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'Marketplace' Report: Mob Takes Toll on Mozzarella

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'Marketplace' Report: Mob Takes Toll on Mozzarella

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'Marketplace' Report: Mob Takes Toll on Mozzarella

'Marketplace' Report: Mob Takes Toll on Mozzarella

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Japan has placed a ban on Italian buffalo mozzarella following findings of high dioxin levels in the imported cheese. The carcinogen is the result of a garbage strike in Naples. Madeleine Brand talks to Bob Moon about the details.