Failing Food Report - April 2012

​The following table details the food that failed during the reporting month.

The number of lines of imported food inspected under the Imported Food Inspection Scheme during this reporting month: 2012

Failing Food Reporting - April 2012
Date of Fail Product description Country of origin Producer Name Fail Type Reason for Fail (including test result) Standard
2/04/2012 Basa fillets – skinless Vietnam Hung Vuong Corporation Chemical Enrofloxacin detected in excess of MRL.
Result: 0.0049 mg/kg.
1.4.2
2/04/2012 Frozen sushi style seasoned scallop Japan Hachinohe Foods Co Ltd Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. 1.6.1
4/04/2012 Serrano ham Spain Jamonsa Espana Sl Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. IFN 17/11
4/04/2012 Gorgonzola (cheese) Italy Brescialat Spa (Italy) Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. 1.6.1
4/04/2012 Mixed fruit jam India Hindustan Unilever Limited Composition Additives 211, 223, and 202 not permitted in this food. 1.3.1
4/04/2012 Confectionery Malaysia Cocoaland Ind Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) Other No compliant BSE certificate provided. 2.2.1
5/04/2012 Fried anchovy fish Myanmar Win Win Food Stuff Production Contaminant Histamine detected in excess of level permitted.
Result: 399 mg/kg.
1.4.1
11/04/2012 Dried spearmint Turkey Kahraman Co Inc Chemical Chlorpyrifos and Dicofol detected in excess of MRL.
Results: 0.19 mg/kg and 0.2 mg/kg.
1.4.2
11/04/2012 Chilli crushed India Kitchen Xpress Overseas (India) Chemical Ethylene chlorohydrin detected in excess of MRL.
Result: 13 mg/kg.
1.4.2
12/04/2012 Strawberry syrup Taiwan La Kaffa International Co Ltd Composition Additive erythrosine not permitted in this food. 1.3.1
13/04/2012 Hot peanuts India Samrat Namkeen Ltd Contaminant Aflatoxin detected in excess of level permitted.
Result: 0.24 mg/kg.
1.4.1
16/04/2012 Pont Graindorge (cheese) France Sa Graindorge (1437101) Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Result: 20, 90, 60, 10, 40 cfu/g.
1.6.1
16/04/2012 Chilli powder unroasted Sri Lanka Rose Trading Enterprises (Sri Lanka) Micro Salmonella detected. 1.6.1
17/04/2012 Frozen peeled and cooked prawns China Asian Seafoods (Zhanjiang) Co Ltd (Guangdong China) Micro Standard Plate Count detected in excess of levels permitted. Result: 1600, 300,000, 740,000, 20,000, 760,000 cfu/g. 1.6.1
18/04/2012 Taleggio DOP (cheese) Italy Virgilio (Italy) Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Result: 220, 140, 110, 130, 120 cfu/g.
1.6.1
19/04/2012 Corned beef Argentina JBS Argentina SA Other No compliant BSE certificate provided. 2.2.1
20/04/2012 Peanut snacks India Haldiram Foods Int (India) Contaminant Aflatoxin detected in excess of level permitted.
Result: 0.233 mg/kg.
1.4.1
20/04/2012 Basa steaks Vietnam Hung Vuong Corporation Chemical Enrofloxacin detected in excess of MRL.
Result: 0.025 mg/kg.
1.4.2
20/04/2012 Mixed mochi Taiwan Royal Family Food Co Ltd Composition Additive erythrosine not permitted in this food. 1.3.1
20/04/2012 Ube mochi Taiwan Royal Family Food Co Ltd Composition Additive erythrosine not permitted in this food. 1.3.1
23/04/2012 Maldive fish chips Sri Lanka Leela Exports & Imports (Sri Lanka) Contaminant Histamine detected in excess of level permitted.
Result: 410 mg/kg.
1.4.1
23/04/2012 Scallops Japan Hachinohe Foods Co Ltd Micro Listeria monocytogenes detected. 1.6.1
23/04/2012 Breakfast cereal South Africa Tiger Food Brands Ltd (Incorporating Tiger Consumer Brands Limited) Composition Vitamin D and iodine not permitted in this food. 1.3.2
23/04/2012 Cassava chips Sri Lanka Araliya Exporter Pvt Ltd Contaminant Hydrocyanic acid detected in excess of level permitted. Result: 13 mg/kg 1.4.1
23/04/2012 Peanut ball India Manjilas Agro Foods Pvt Ltd Contaminant Aflatoxin detected in excess of level permitted.
Result: 0.011 mg/kg.
1.4.1
27/04/2012 Basa fish fillets Vietnam Thuan Hung Co Ltd (Vietnam) Chemical Enrofloxacin detected in excess of MRL.
Result: 0.004 mg/kg.
1.4.2
27/04/2012 Jelly pieces Taiwan Chuan Dai Enterprise Co., Ltd. Composition Additive Konjac not permitted in this food. IFN 02/10
30/04/2012 le Conquerant Grand Camembert (cheese) France Sa Graindorge (14371 01) Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Result: 20, 20, <10, 140, >1500 cfu/g.
1.6.1
30/04/2012 le Conquerant Normandie Camembert (cheese) France Sa Graindorge (14371 01) Micro E. coli detected in excess of levels permitted.
Result: 60, 680, >1500 , >1500, >1500 cfu/g.
1.6.1
30/04/2012 Tuna jerky Korea Dongwon F And B Co Ltd Contaminant Histamine detected in excess of level permitted.
Result: 300 mg/kg.
1.4.1

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