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RASFF STATISTICS - January 2016

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RASFF Notifications of Chinese FCM Products

In January 2016, the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed(RASFF) of EU has sent 4 validated notifications about disqualified FCM products originated from China through the system. The notifying states include Italy, Germany and Finland. Kitchenware are still the main kinds of notified products. The problem mainly concentrated on the migration of formaldehyde, melamine, cadmium, etc..  CTI reminds relevant manufacturers to pay high attention to it. The details are as follow. 

Date

Notification type

Notified by

Origin

Subject

Action taken

11/01/2016

border rejection

Italy

China

food preservation boxes unfit for use as food contact material

detained by operator

20/01/2016

information for follow-up

Germany

China

migration of formaldehyde (17 mg/kg - ppm) and of melamine (5.7 mg/kg - ppm) from skimmer, spatula and spaghetti spoon

detained by operator

26/01/2016

border rejection

Finland

China

migration of cadmium (0.27 mg/dm) from porcelain mug

official detention

28/01/2016

border rejection

Finland

China