Prepackaged sandwich biscuit sample not in compliance with nutrition label rules
ACE Lemon Flavor Sandwich Biscuit 160g
Place of origin:
ASA Pacific (HK) Ltd.
Non-compliant test parameters:
Saturated Fatty Acids
A department store at Mong Kok District
- The CFS has urged the trade to stop selling the affected product with unsatisfactory result of the incriminated batch.
- Prosecution will be instituted should there be sufficient evidence.
- 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.
- The CFS will inform the trade, continue to follow up on the case and take appropriate action.
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