Failing Food Report - June 2011

​The number of lines of imported food inspected by AQIS under the Imported Food Inspection Scheme during this reporting month: 1,681.

The following table details the foods that failed during this reporting month.

Date of Fail Product description Country of origin Fail Type Reason for Fail (including test result) Standard
1/06/2011 Mini Pajerin Di Capra - cheese Italy Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Results: 200, <10, >1500, <10, >1500 cfu/g.
1.6.1
2/06/2011 Robiola Vaccina - cheese Italy Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Results: <10, <10, <10, 580, <10 cfu/g.
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27/05/2011 Confectionery China Composition Additive patent blue V (131) not permitted in this food. 1.3.1
1/06/2011 Cubed mozzarella cheese Italy Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Results: 7, 10, 46, 26, 26 MPN/g.
1.6.1
3/06/2011 Chilli powder India Micro Salmonella detected. 1.6.1
7/09/2011 Petit Sapin - soft cheese France Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. 1.6.1
9/06/2011 Blumello Danablu - cheese Denmark Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Results: >1500, 420, >1500, <10, >1500 cfu/g.
1.6.1
9/06/2011 Nuts India Contaminant Aflatoxin detected in excess of ML. Result: 0.071 mg/kg. 1.4.1
10/06/2011 Frozen clams Malaysia Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Results: >110, >110, >110, >110, >110 MPN/g.
1.6.1
8/06/2011 Salted plum Hong Kong Visual The food is not suitable for its reasonable intended use - leaking jars and mould. IFC Act Section 3 (2)
10/06/2011 Petit Sapin - cheese France Visual The food is not suitable for its reasonable intended use - mould IFC Act Section 3 (2)
14/06/2011 Taleggio DOP - semi soft cheese Italy Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Results: 650, 480, 20, 50, 23 MPN/g
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22/06/2011 Bontazola piccante - cheese Italy Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. 1.6.1
22/06/2011 Gorgonzola DOP forma intera - cheese Italy Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. 1.6.1
14/06/2011 Guinea (black) pepper Guinea Micro Salmonella detected. 1.6.1
23/06/2011 Mixed pickles Syria Chemical Chlorpyrifos detected in excess of MRL. Result: 0.012 mg/kg. 1.4.2
28/06/2011 Smoked salmon Poland Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected.
Result: <100, <100, <100, ND, ND /25g.
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