The company said the diluted cleaning solution is used on its food processing equipment.
The detentions and a raids in the Netherlands and Belgium marked another escalation in a widening scandal over eggs tainted with the pesticide Fipronil.
Dozens of poultry farms in Belgium and the Netherlands have been investigated amid the hunt for eggs containing the insecticide Fipronil.
Residents of the city of Corpus Christie have been advised by officials to not use the local water supply due to possible contamination from an industrial chemical leak.
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