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Carcinogen formaldehyde found in FamilyMart, Louisa tableware

03/17/2023 06:27 PM
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Taipei, March 17 (CNA) Random spot-checks have uncovered the carcinogen formaldehyde in 20 percent of eating utensils made from plant fibers, including tableware sold by FamilyMart and Taiwan's largest coffee chain Lousia, the Executive Yuan's Consumer Protection Committee announced Friday.

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