GERMANY: DDT found in organic veg sample
The Environment Ministry of the northeastern German state of Brandenburg has said that it found the harmful insecticide DDT in a vegetable sample from an organic farm in Ruednitz. This is the second sample from Ruednitz that has been found to contain traces of DDT. Residual traces of the chemical were found in carrot samples from Ruednitz in September 2002. Levels of DDT in the samples were found to be above safe limits.
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