1 week Customs, BAI supervise disposal of ASF-infected meat products from China Customs, BAI supervise disposal of ASF-infected meat products from China
By Betheena Kae Unite The shipment of meat products found to be infected with African Swine Fever (ASF) has been disposed of at a facility in Cavite, the Bureau of Customs said Saturday. (MANILA BULLETIN) The bureau said the shipment that contains dumplings, pork-chicken balls, and roast chicken wings was already disposed on February 7 at the facility of Integrated Waste Management at Terece Martirez, Cavite. It was furthered that the food items were disposed of through a heat-assisted method called Thermolysis or Thermal Decomposition. An interagency team composed of officers from the Customs bureau, Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI), ... more