This post was originally published at PAEPARD and has been republished with permission.
|A video which falsely claims to “prove”
the existence of fake plastic rice in the food supply
The rumours spread over the last few weeks in Senegal, The Gambia and Ghana – and reached such a pitch that the Ghana Food and Drugs Authority decided to carry out an investigation.
They invited consumers and traders to submit samples of any rice brands they suspected of being made of plastic – and eventually concluded that there was no plastic rice being sold on the Ghanaian market.