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Be VERY Careful About Purchasing Food Products from Asia


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China has banned the sale of hundreds of imported products from Taiwan. The ban follows a warning that they were tainted with a chemical used in plastics, DEHP, which can cause hormone malfunctions in children.

The more than 800 banned products include beverages, food and additives. The Philippines, Hong Kong and South Korea have also limited imports or sales of foodstuffs from Taiwan.


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