FANS of Indomie instant noodles in Singapore can continue to have their fill as they have been declared safe by the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA).

Following reports of the detection of Parahydroxy Benzoates in Indomie instant noodles in Taiwan, the AVA has, as a precautionary measure, taken samples of the noodles for further investigation.

Test results thus far showed that Para-hydroxy Benzoates are not detected in the Indomie instant noodles in Singapore.

Para-hyroxy Benzoates is a chemical preservative that is not allowed in instantnoodles under Singapore's food regulations.

The AVA conducts regular checks on instant noodles as part of its food safety surveillance programme.

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