Follow-up formula not in compliance with nutrition label rules

Product name:

Holle Organic Infant Goat Milk Follow-on Formula 2



Place of origin:



Hago Limited

Net weight:

400 grams

Best-before date:

Sep 30, 2020

Non-compliant test parameters:


Detected content:

850μg /100g

Declared content:

1200μg /100g

Sampling location:

A supermarket in Tsim Sha Tsui


  1. The CFS has urged the trade to stop selling the incriminated batch of the affected product.
  2. Prosecution will be instituted should there be sufficient evidence.
  3. The CFS is tracing the distribution of the affected product.
  4. According to Section 61 of the Public Health and Municipal Services Ordinance (Cap 132), if any person falsely describes a food or misleads as to the nature, substance or quality of the food on a label of the food sold by him, he shall be guilty of an offence and be liable to a maximum fine of $50,000 and six months' imprisonment upon conviction.
  5. The CFS will inform the trade, continue to follow up on the case and take appropriate action.

END/JAN, January 21, 2020