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Nov 30, 2018
HD Kumaraswamy requests Goa to lift ban on import of fish, says Karnataka will ensure traders comply with FDA regulationsThe Goa government on 10 November announced a ban on import of fish into the state for six months against the backdrop of a scare that formalin, a potential cancer-causing chemical, was being used to preserved fish.
Aug 04, 2018
Formalin scare: Goa government lifts ban on import of fish from other states, continues vigil on border check postsThe fish import ban was imposed in Goa last month in the wake of formalin scare and it was lifted Friday night.
Jul 13, 2018
Traders in Goa protest crackdown on formalin-laced fish; Assam bans import of seafood after tests reveal presence of carcinogenThe Assam government on 10 July banned the import and sale of fish from other states to prevent use of formalin for a period of ten days following tests samples that showed the presence of the cancer-causing chemical.
Jun 27, 2018
21,600 kg of formalin-laced fish seized in Kerala under Operation Sagar Rani: All you need to know about the carcinogenFormalin is a form of formaldehyde, which is classified as a carcinogenic to humans. It contains 37–40% formaldehyde, and is used in mortuaries and labs.
Jun 26, 2018
Kerala, Nagaland crack down on sale of formalin-laced fish as toxic carcinogenic chemical poses major health hazardsMajor raids have been carried out in Kerala and Nagaland, with nearly 15,600 kilograms and Rs 10 Lakh worth of formalin-laced fish being seized from the two states respectively.