Tag Archives: Consumers Association of Penang

April 14

Dangerous dye used in tandoori, mee rebus, char siew

Consumers Association of Penang says dye banned in US, Canada and Norway, for causing cancer and asthma, commonly used by hawkers. The Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) wants the health ministry to ban Ponceau 4R, a popular food dye used to prepare mee rebus, tandoori chicken and char siew (roasted pork). In a statement, CAP […]