Metro denied the presence of insects in selling vegetables and fruits

METRO Cash&Carry has denied the information that the stores had sold herbal products with insects. This is stated in the press service of the company received by RBC.

As noted in the Metro, party products with insects are not supplied in malls. They arrived at a distribution center in Noginsk for the examination. Just a distribution center tested 138 batches of products. According to the results of the expert opinion, “quarantine organisms” found in six batches of products (apples, peppers, crispy lettuce, Basil, savory and coriander).

“Until the results of the examination product is not shipped in shopping centers Metro,” explained the company.

According to him, shipments of such products consumed in the presence of the inspector of the Rosselkhoznadzor. The network has notified vendors about the violations and has blocked deliveries of products that do not meet the requirements.