The European Union has banned some food exports from Nigeria. Among the food items banned inclu... WHATS YOUR THOUGHTS ON THIS?
A statement from the European Food Safety Authority says the food substances were banned because they contained 'a high level of unauthorized pesticide.'
Nigerian beans was banned because it contained between 0.03mg per kg to 4.6mg/kg of dichlorvos pesticide when the acceptable maximum residue limit is 0.01mg/kg. The ban on the food substances will expire in 2016.