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Ministry cancer alert on soy sauce
The Ministry of Health has warned New Zealanders not to use soy sauce after a British survey found almost one in four bottles contained high levels of potentially cancer-causing chemicals. The survey, by the British Food Standards Agency, sampled 100 soy sauce products and found 22 with levels of a chemical called 3-McPD that were well above a limit to be introduced in the European Union next April. Two-thirds of these samples also contained a second chemical, 1,3-DCP, which is also likely to cause...
The Auckland waterfront, gateway for most of the
nation's trade, has been hit by industrial action that could
disrupt the port for weeks... Drunk pilots to be
Air safety regulators are working on a law change to help them prosecute pilots who fly while drunk. The move comes amid the dropping of charges...
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