Sanya launches citywide check on steamed buns in supermarkets
The supervision came in the wake of exposure from a CCTV program that found more than 30,000 tainted buns were delivered to hundreds of Shanghai’s outlets. Illegal chemicals such as coloring, artificial sweeteners and food preservatives were put into the steamed buns.
Sanya relevant authorities carried out spot checks in local markets and workshops. The check covered the use of preservatives and food coloring.
Through no tainted buns have been found in Sanya, authorities have warmed that similar problems such as a breach of label rules and sanitary conditions of workshops are required to be verified during the inspection.