SINGAPORE, September 10, 2014, Wednesday – In view of the recent media reports regarding the use of “gutter oil” in Hong Kong and Taiwan, Lam Soon Singapore confirms that we do not use “gutter oil”.
Lam Soon Singapore is a different legal entity from Lam Soon Hong Kong. Its owners, board of directors, management and operations are unconnected to Lam Soon Hong Kong’s. A company spokesman says “All food products of Lam Soon Singapore are Halal certified and such certification are renewed every 2 years. In addition, our manufacturing plants are subject to stringent quality controls and, certified with ISO and HACCP quality standards before being released for sale.”
Lam Soon Singapore does not buy oil from or sell oil to Lam Soon Hong Kong or any Taiwanese companies.
Lam Soon Singapore would like to reiterate that all its products are safe for consumption.