No plastic content found in tested rice


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  • Friday, 23 Jun 2017

A file picture of authorities taking Rambutan brand rice samples for testing from its distribution centre in Ipoh on June 19. - Bernama

PUTRAJAYA: Inspections by the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry on Rambutan brand rice found no plastic content or any indigestible element in the product.

The ministry said inspections were conducted at three Rambutan brand rice processing and packaging factories in Ipoh, Perak; Alor Setar, Kedah and Kulai, Johor, and all rice samples taken from the factories were proven to be authentic.

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