HC Deb 18 December 1989 vol 164 c30W
Mr. Ron Davies

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will take steps to encourage retailers to provide an inquiry and advisory service to purchasers of microwave ovens in the light of his Department's recent report; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Maclean

We have encouraged the Retail Consortium to ensure that its members stock the updated instructions for the safe use of domestic microwave ovens issued by oven manufacturers.