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Considerable effort has been made to ensure that the information provided on this server is accurate, up to date, and otherwise adequate in all respects. Nevertheless, this information is made available to users of this server and all other persons and entities STRICTLY on the basis that the Crown, the New Zealand Food Safety Authority, its statutory officers, employees, agents, and all other persons responsible for the site, or associated with the compilation, writing, editing, approval or publication of, or any other kind of work in connection with, the information:

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