According to this forum it is!
Aw, I know that, thanks - that's the Veg board I was referring to in my post.
But that was 2 years ago and it's what they were told when they phoned the manufacturer. If they spoke to a regular Customer Services advisor then they could've been told anything (I work in CS and some of the stuff people here tell customers is just wrooooooonnnng).
I just wanted to know if any trusted PPK-ers could vouch for it in Dec 2011 *wink wink*