On November 18, 2020, Qixia City Market Supervision and Administration Bureau performed Qixia City Food Safety Sampling Inspection on the”Big Cakes” produced and operated by Zhiyuan Pasta Shop in Qixia City. According to Shandong Tongji Testing Technology Co., Ltd., the test result of”big cake” sodium cyclamate (calculated as cyclohexyl sulfamic acid) was unqualified. On December 16, 2020, the case was filed for investigation with the approval of the leaders of the newspaper.
According to investigation, the Zhiyuan pasta shop in Qixia City has been involved in the production and operation of substandard food. The above-mentioned illegal actions of the company violated the provisions of Article 8 Paragraph 2 of the”Shandong Province Food Small Workshops, Small Catering and Food Stall Management Regulations” and Article 34, Item 4 of the”Food Safety Law of the People’s Republic of China”. On February 22, 2021, Qixia Market Supervision and Administration Bureau will comply with Article 43 of the Regulations on the Administration of Small Food Workshops, Small Catering and Food Stalls of Shandong Province and Article 27, Paragraph 1, Article 27 of the Administrative Penalty Law of the People’s Republic of China. The four provisions impose the following penalties on the company:
1. Confiscated RMB 128.00 of illegal income;
2. A fine of RMB 5000.00 shall be imposed and turned over to the State Treasury.
The total amount of the above fines and forfeitures amounts to RMB 5,000, one hundred and two hundred and ten (5,128.00 yuan).