EU Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF) Notification (9th week of 2021)
By: Date: 2021-03-09 Categories: foodwarning Tags: ,
  Food Partner Network News According to the official website of the European Union, in the 9th week of 2021, the European Union’s Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) notified 3 cases of Chinese food and related products. The specific notification information is as follows:

Time of notification

Notification country

Notify products

Numbering

Reason for notification

Sales status/actions taken

Type of notification

2021-3-2

Belgium

Melamine board

2021.1021

Formaldehyde migration (54.15; 61.88; 89.09 mg/kg)

The product has not been put on the market/destroyed

Notification of entry refusal

2021-3-3

Poland

Nylon kitchen utensils

2021.1090

Migration of primary aromatic amines (0.0348mg/kg)

Distribution to other member states/public warning-press release

Warning notification

2021-3-4

Finland

Melamine bowls and plates

2021.1085

Melamine migration (5.03 mg/kg)

The product has not been put on the market/placed under the customs seal

Notification of entry refusal

   According to reports, in addition to being sold in Poland, substandard nylon kitchen utensils are also sold to Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. FoodPartner.com reminds export companies to pay attention to the amount of migration of various substances in food contact materials, to ensure the safety of food-related products, and to avoid being notified of exported products.