Tag Archives: Toxic

[BEWARE] PRC SELLERS INJECT TOXIC CHEMICALS INTO CRABS TO KEEP THEM FRESH

I saw this Facebook post floating on the internet and believe it is good knowledge for all Singaporeans. They say that unscrupulous PRC sellers have been injecting the poisonous chemical Formulin into crabs in order to maintain their freshness. So watch out for the injection marks whenever you buying crabs. Maybe Singapore not affected but good to watch out for it!

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100 TONNES OF TOXIC TOFU ENTERS THE CHINA FOOD MARKET

A criminal gang in eastern China has sold almost 100 metric tons (110.23 tons) of toxic tofu onto the local market, the latest in a string of scares that have thrown light on shady practices in the country’s food industry. The gang added industrial bleaching agent rongalite to make dried tofu sticks brighter and chewier, the Shanghai Daily reported on Monday, citing official media in Shandong province. Rongalite is banned in food production as it can lead to cancer.

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