Not to consume an asparagus juice produced in Taiwan
|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.
|Product Name and Description||
Product name: Uni-President asparagus juice (translation)
|Reason For Issuing Alert||
The concerned products might have been contaminated with di-isononyl phthalate (DINP), a plasticiser.
|Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety||
The CFS has at once contacted the concerned exporter in Taiwan and was informed that the concerned products, which had been re-exported to other places via Hong Kong, was not for sale in Hong Kong.
|Advice to the Trade||
Stop selling the affected product.
|Advice to Consumers||
Stop consuming the affected product.
Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department