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  • Dec 27, 2014
  • Updated: 10:02am

Watchdog gives all-clear for cup noodles

PUBLISHED : Friday, 08 May, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 08 May, 2009, 12:00am

Cup noodles sold in the city are safe to eat, the Centre for Food Safety says. It found the amount of chemicals and impurities seeping in from the containers and lids during cooking was way below the world limit. Thirty samples were tested for their safety and sustainability, and also for heavy metals, styrene monomer and diaminotoluene, a carcinogen. None contained heavy metals.

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