On November 23, 2020, the Qixia Market Supervision Administration conducted supervision and inspection of the peach cakes operated by Yixuan Cake Shop in Qixia City. On December 15, 2020, after the inspection by Shandong Lujian Testing Technology Service Co., Ltd., the sample aluminum residue item was unqualified. On December 22, 2020, with the approval of the leaders of the newspaper, the case was filed for investigation.
Qixia City Yixuan Cake Shop’s production and operation of peach crisps with aluminum content exceeding the food safety standard limit violates the provisions of Article 34, Paragraph 1, Item (4) of the Food Safety Law of the People’s Republic of China. On March 30, 2021, Qixia Market Supervision Administration made the following penalty decision against the company in accordance with Article 124, Paragraph (1) of the Food Safety Law of the People’s Republic of China:
1. Confiscation of the illegal income of RMB 50 yuan (80 yuan);
2. A fine of five thousand yuan (5000.00 yuan) shall be imposed;
3. The total amount of the above fines and confiscated is RMB 50,000 (5,080 yuan), which shall be turned over to the State Treasury.