The City Maritime, Agriculture, and Food Security Agency officers, sent a mobile laboratory car to test out 37 samples of fruits and vegetables at the Kramat Jati Market, East Jakarta yesterday, Tuesday (3/12).
" We do this to ascertain whether the product is feasible and safe for consumption or not"
Of 37 samples, 11 out of them are fruits, ranging from melon, watermelon, and oranges.
"While 26 other samples are vegetables, ranging from mustard greens, spinach, cucumber, cabbage, etc," expressed City Quality and Agribusiness Control Section Head, Iwan Indriyanto.
He uttered that all of them were negative from residues of pesticides and formalin.
"We do this to ascertain whether the product is feasible and safe for consumption or not," he said.