Azerbaijan reveals fact of exceeding norms of nitrite and starch in meat products composition
Azerbaijan, Baku, June 16 / Trend, N.Ismayilova /
The State Service for Antimonopoly Policy and Consumer Protection under the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economic Development has completed laboratory analysis of samples of meat products of the "Sehliyalı" company, the State Service said.
According to the results of laboratory examinations, nitrite exceeded the norm in boiled sausage "Serq", the highest quality sausage "Seher" and sausages "İveriya".
In addition, 5.1 and 5.4 percent of nitrite content revealed in the sausages "Sudlu" and "Lyubutelskaya", while requiring normative and technical documents to the lack of it in the content of the production.
As a result of examinations, 16 descriptions of meat products were found exceeding the proportion of starch in the overall composition of the product.