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    RAB fine fake ghee supplier Tk10 lakh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on July 11, 2020

    A RAB mobile court on Saturday fined a ghee supplier Tk 10 lakh for storing and selling adulterated and fake Baghabari special gawa products at...

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    World Food Safety Day being observed today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:54am on June 07, 2020

    The United Nations, led by two of its specialised agencies, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, and the World Health Organisation, is...

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    Alpenliebe marketer faces cheating charge

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on March 17, 2020

    Bangladesh Food Safety Authority on Monday gave Perfetti Van Melle, an Italian sugar confectionery marketing company in Bangladesh, three days to explain why it should...

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    Street food standards must be regulated

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 29, 2020

    IT IS worrying that the government and city authorities have not yet taken the issue of hygiene and health impact of street foods. Street foods...

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    A tale of heavy metals and mistrust among public agencies

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 19, 2020

    A HIGH concentration of heavy metals such as cadmium, chromium and lead that the Bangladesh Food Safety Authority detected in tests on 67 samples of...

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    Heavy metals in pesticides endanger farming, health

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:16am on February 18, 2020

    As many as 63 of the 67 pesticide samples tested recently by the Bangladesh Food Safety Authority contained heavy metals such as cadmium, chromium and...

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    Highway eateries with improper hygiene for passengers

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 14, 2020

    THE drives that the Bangladesh Food Safety Authority conducted against food contamination and adulteration in highway eateries on the Dhaka–Chattogram route in Tuesday–Wednesday bring to...

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    Government’s call for food safety remains mere rhetoric

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 03, 2020

    NATIONAL Food Safety Day was observed on Sunday with a call for steps against food adulteration and contamination. The day’s theme this year was: ‘Let...

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    National Food Safety Day today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:19am on February 02, 2020

    National Food Safety Day 2020 would be observed on Sunday across the country with a vow to ensure safe food for all on Mujib Year,...

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    Food safety drive in Bangladesh falters as big violators go scot-free

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 02:27am on January 24, 2020

    The safe food campaign has come to a halt as government agencies responsible for taking the campaign ahead appeared to have sided with dishonest businessmen....