Not to consume six kinds of Taiwanese food suspected to be plasticiser-tainted
|Source of Information||
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) received notification from the Taiwanese authority that the concerned products had been distributed to Hong Kong.
Six kinds of food products with nutrition claims
|Product Name and Description||
Manufacturer: "Natural Beauty Bio-technology Co., Ltd."
|Reason For Issuing Alert||
The concerned products are suspected to be contaminated with di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP).
|Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety||
The CFS at once contacted and instructed the importer, “Natural Beauty Bio-technology (Hong Kong) Co, Ltd”, to stop sale of the affected products.
The CFS will continue to investigate the case and closely monitor the follow-up action taken by the importer.
|Advice to the Trade||
Stop selling these six products.
|Advice to Consumers||
Stop consuming these six products.
CFS Website: Plasticisers in food
Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department