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Didn't use to happen. Now happens with any upload of csv data, regardless of content (and it isn't Chinese!).

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I checked

cat /etc/default/locale

My language settings are all English

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Somehow my character set had got changed from "Unicode" to "Unicode (UTF-8). Changing it back completely fixed this issue

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