Adulterated


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Adulterated

adjective Referring to a drug or device which: contains decomposed or putrid material; has been produced, prepared, packed or held under unsanitary conditions, and/or not in accordance with good manufacturing practice; contains an unsafe colour additive; has a strength and/or quality or purity which differs from that recognised by an official compendium; and is mixed or packed with another substance that reduces its quality or strength.
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Obiagulu further said that the command equally arrested a truck with registration number Abuja: BUR 748AX carrying 1, 655 litres of adulterated petroleum product on March 21.
Mr Usman added that the authority also closed down Zeeshan Grinding Unit which was producing adulterated spices.
Authorities have permitted vendors to sell adulterated milk without fear resulting in people consuming unwholesome dairy products.
The meeting also decided to make amendments in Punjab Food Authority Act under which manufacturing and selling of substandard and adulterated items will be non-bailable offence and punishment against such elements will be further increased and heavy fine will be imposed.
People said that they do not want to undertake any risks by buying adulterated sweets that could have an adverse impact on their health.
Alarm bells have gone off after more than 50,000 litres of adulterated milk -- a substantial part of which was headed for the Delhi market -- was seized from several districts of Uttar Pradesh in the last three days.
He maintained that more than 2000 kilograms of adulterated black tea discarded while the accused was handed over to police and the unit was sealed forever.
The use of such adulterated ingredients in milk poses a serious threat to the users' health.
He said that they screened total of 28,5029 litres milk during the province-wide crackdown against the adulterated milk, a private news channel reported.
found 600 kilogram adulterated milk from a milkman from Havelian which was being transported to Abbottabad for distribution.
Nowadays, foods are often adulterated in hotels and restaurants.
LAHORE -- Following a successful operation against adulterated milk and rotten eggs, the Punjab Food Authority has once again started operation against illegal slaughterhouses and the sale of unwholesome meat in the metropolis.