The Anguo City Procuratorate of Hebei Province quickly arrested and sued a case of producing and selling toxic and harmful food
By: Date: 2021-01-06 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,
   Recently, the case of Feng XX on the production and sale of toxic and harmful food filed by the Anguo City Procuratorate has been publicly sentenced. The Anguo City People’s Court sentenced the defendant Feng to seven months in prison, suspended for one year, and fined.
  Case details
   In October 2019, a man brought two boxes of Cynomorium Viagra to the Lingkang Pharmacy in Mingguandian Township to promote sales. Feng knew that he did not have a health food business license and the source was unknown at 300 yuan per box. I bought two boxes of Cynomorium Viagra at a price of, in order to make a profit. On December 12, 2019, Gu bought a box of Cynomorium Viagra at Linkang Pharmacy for 500 yuan. After taking it, he developed fever and reported the case. It was identified that the involved Cynomorium Viagra contained sildenafil ingredients that are prohibited from being added to health foods. After the incident, Feng compensated Gu with 6,500 yuan. The Anguo City Procuratorate attaches great importance to this case. It has a firm attitude and a clear-cut stand on the issue of endangering the health and safety of the people, and severely punishes illegal crimes in accordance with the law. By guiding the public security organs to investigate and collect evidence, fix key evidence, and maintain the dignity of the law while ensuring the quality of the case.
  Prosecutor’s Statement
   According to the provisions of Article 144 of the Criminal Law of the People’s Republic of China, where toxic or harmful non-food raw materials are mixed in the food produced or sold, or food that is known to be mixed with toxic or harmful non-food raw materials is sold, Sentences to fixed-term imprisonment of not more than five years and fines; those who cause serious harm to human health or have other serious circumstances shall be sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment of not less than five years but not more than ten years and fined.
  The safety of food and medicine is related to the safety of the people. The law enforcement agencies will strictly control and control, and the procuratorial organs will also resolutely crack down on criminal acts in the production and sale of harmful food and medicine. The general public should increase their safety awareness and purchase at the legal and legal food and drug sales locations and ask for and save the receipts; when purchasing, they must check the source, packaging, identification, production date, batch number, etc. of the food and drugs, and pay attention to whether the business has legal and effective related Qualification certificate, etc. (Feed|Anguo City Procuratorate)