Abbott three infant milk powder accident, one related to the Chinese market!General Administration of Customs: Do not buy, immediately suspend consumption

2022-07-08 0 By

Peninsula media reporters Kumari February 18, the United States food and drug administration (FDA) announced that is investigating four infants infected with e. g 22 coli and salmonella Newport events, complaints according to the report, the four babies are eating American abbott laboratories in Michigan, gith factory (registration number 1815692) production of milk powder,Brands include Similac, Alimentum and EleCare.The General Administration of Customs issued a notice on February 20 to remind consumers not to buy related products and to suspend consumption immediately.According to the preliminary investigation results, consumers are advised not to buy or eat the following infant formula of the company involved: 1.The first two digits of the product code are the numbers 22 to 37;2. Container code containing K8, SH or Z2;3. The expiration date is April 1, 2022 or later.According to the investigation by the General Administration of Customs, Similac HMFortifi, a special medical product produced by the company, was exported to China, and Apei China has initiated its own recall.The reporter found that “Xikang Baby Tian”, which was recalled by Abbott China, belongs to “special medical infant formula food” in China, and is suitable for premature babies.At present, the reporter searched related products on e-commerce platforms such as Tmall and JD.com, but they have been removed, and the official flagship store of Abbott Has shown “no products”.The General Administration of Customs reminded consumers not to purchase the above infant formula through any channel for the time being;If you buy the relevant batch of infant formula milk powder from this company through non-general trade channels (such as overseas shopping), you should suspend consumption immediately.If you buy the above special medical products, stop eating them immediately.Kronobacter sakazakii infection can cause meningitis, septicemia or necrotizing colitis in premature, low birth weight or immunocompromised infants, with a mortality rate of 40-50% due to enterobacter sakazaki-related illness.According to the provisions of national Food Safety Standard infant Formula Food (GB17065) and National Food Safety Standard General Rules for Infant Formula Food for Special Medical Use, cronobacter sakazakii shall not be detected in infant formula food and infant formula food for special medical use.Salmonella is a kind of enteric pathogenic bacteria, divided into typhoid salmonella, paratyphoid salmonella and non-typhoid salmonella and other types, different types of salmonella can cause typhoid, paratyphoid, fever, abdominal pain and so on.According to the provisions of national Food Safety Standard infant Formula Food (GB17065) and National Food Safety Standard General Rules for Infant Formula Food for Special Medical Use, salmonella shall not be detected in infant formula food and infant formula food for special medical use.In its recall announcement, Abbott said tests conducted at the Michigan plant found enterobacter sakazakii in non-product contact areas, but there was no evidence of salmonella and the investigation is ongoing.Reporters combed found that Abbott milk powder accident, has not once or twice, last year was fined 9.09 million yuan.In 2021, A batch of Abbott milk powder was found to contain vanillin in a random inspection supervised by the State Administration for Market Regulation. After investigation by Shanghai Market Regulation Bureau, abbott milk powder was finally fined 9.09 million yuan.According to the public information, the milk powder involved is 900 grams of AbPt-UonMeri formula milk powder (batch 18042NT, date of production on June 3, 2020). The punishment is for “producing and operating food and food additives contaminated by packaging materials, containers and transportation means”, and the punishment is “confiscation of goods,The illegal income of 3,347,407,29 yuan shall be confiscated, and the fine shall be 9,093,140,058 yuan “. The document no. : General Office of Shanghai Municipal Supervision (2021) 322021000064.Abbott later apologized to Chinese consumers for the incident.According to tianyan risk information, Abbott Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. has a number of administrative penalty information, including the violation of the advertising law to publish health food advertising, advertising without examination, inaccurate expression and unauthorized use of medical terms, etc., the total penalty has exceeded 20 million yuan.A number of products were also recalled, including eight test cards for blood gas biochemistry and immunoglobulin M determination kits.