Tuesday, June 19, 2007

No Pesticide Residue in Taiwan

"Taiwan's Council of Agriculture says that it will not allow any pesticide residues on produce that is labeled organic. There had been concern among environmentalists that the government may allow up to five percent of pesticide residue on organic foods.

But the council's minister Su Chia-chuan said Thursday that the government has decided to use a high standard."

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