15 Jul '16, 2pm

Pesticide residues exceed legal limits in Chinese white cabbage and durian samples

Pesticide residues exceed legal limits in Chinese white cabbage and durian samples Hong Kong (HKSAR) - The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department today (July 15) announced that a Chinese white cabbage sample and a durian sample were found to have pesticide residues at levels exceeding the legal limits. The CFS is following up on the cases. A CFS spokesman said, "The CFS collected the Chinese white cabbage sample at import level and the durian sample at a stall at the Kowloon Wholesale Fruit Market in Yau Ma Tei for testing under its routine Food Surveillance Programme. The test results showed that the Chinese white cabbage sample contained phoxim at a level of 0.95 parts per million (ppm), i.e. 9.5 times the maximum residue limit (0.1 ppm), and the durian sample contained ethephon at a level of 3.8 ppm, i.e. 1.9 times the maximum resi...

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