Not to Consume Milk Formula Produced from Ingredients Suspected of Contamination with Clostridium Botulinum
|Source of Information||
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS)
Growing up formula [Updated on 17 September 2013: Recall Completed]
|Product Name and Description||
Product name: Cow & Gate Happy Kid 3 (growing up formula for 1 to 3 years old)
|Reason For Issuing Alert||
The concerned milk formula was produced from ingredients suspected to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum
|Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety||
The concerned importer has taken the initiative to recall the relevant product. The CFS will monitor closely the recall.
The CFS will continue to keep close liaison with the New Zealand authority and the local trade, keep an eye on the latest development, and take appropriate actions whenever necessary. The CFS will also report the latest situation to the public to keep them abreast of the most updated situation.
|Advice to the Trade||
The trade should stop sale of the product.
|Advice to Consumers||
Members of the public who had purchased the product should immediately stop feeding it to their young children.
The CFS press release
Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department