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For pork with mercury - will respond?

the Office of Public Prosecutor of May Day area of Vladivostok has brought action upon detection in the Chinese meat of dangerous metal.

we Will remind that meat with a dangerous mercury stuffing has appeared on a table of the inhabitant of Vladivostok Irina Braginoj on January, 15th, 2005 ( for January, 16th ). The woman has bought pork in shop and has prepared from it roast with a potato. That the appetizing dish is literally stuffed by liquid metal, was found out, when all family of Braginyh has already tried two portions of meat with suspicious small balls

operatively called representatives Primtehnopolisa have examined all products used in a preparation time, and have found mercury in the rests of the frozen meat. Health officers recommended to owners to wash up kitchen with bleaching powder and potassium permanganate, to throw out products from a freezer and to drink more milk and juice.

almost in a month the Office of Public Prosecutor of May Day area of Vladivostok nevertheless has brought criminal case on the given fact, however direct structure of a crime of the servant of the law yet do not see.

Sergey Valiulin, the inspector of May Day Office of Public Prosecutor:

- Criminal case is raised upon sale of the poor-quality goods, instead of against someone is concrete. Business uneasy as there is no crime structure. The direct intention owing to which meat with mercury has got on a counter, also is not present. The director of shop already, it is possible to tell, was punished. It had checks of all supervising bodies. She has paid all penalties which only exist. If we will prove crime structure, the maximum term which threatens originators, - till two years of imprisonment...

Elena Pljushnichenko, the assistant to the public prosecutor:

- It is established that meat is delivered from the Peoples Republic of China, one of very known companies in a city. The conformity certificate on this party was available, but has been issued with infringements, the veterinary certificate was absent.

From edition

We trace a situation with business about mercury pork and in the near future will acquaint readers with new circumstances of public prosecutor`s investigation.