*(Updated on 23 March 2020)Follow-up Formula not in compliance with nutrition label rules

Product name:

Holle Organic Infant Goat Milk Follow-on Formula 3



Place of origin:



Hago Limited

Net weight:


Best-before date:


Non-compliant test parameters:


*Updated on 23 March 2020

  • Based on further information provided by the manufacturer, the detected content of chloride tallied with the declared content. The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) collected a follow-up sample of Holle Organic Infant Goat Milk Follow-on Formula 3. The result is satisfactory.
Detected content:


Declared content:


Sampling location:

A supermarket in Causeway Bay


    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/Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020