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Excessive amounts of Fipronil found in Taiwan eggs: official

2017/08/22 10:38:46

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Taipei, Aug. 22 (CNA) Excessive traces of the insecticide Fipronil have been found in eggs produced at farms in Taiwan, Council of Agriculture deputy head Chen Chi-chung (陳吉仲) said Tuesday.

Chen confirmed the presence of Fipronil when asked to comment on local media reports that the insecticide has contaminated eggs in Taiwan after similar incidents were seen in Europe and South Korea.