In recent years, samples of hairy crabs imported from mainland China and Taiwan have been found to contain high levels of harmful chemicals. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong hairy crab sellers must obtain permit under new hygiene scheme, as peak season approaches

Requirements include obtaining health certificates for crustaceans and having fridge and sink in shop

Topic |   Consumer protection in Hong Kong

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In recent years, samples of hairy crabs imported from mainland China and Taiwan have been found to contain high levels of harmful chemicals. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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