The European Commission validated 377 RASFF notifications this month, including 341 notifications on food, accounting for 90.45%; 24 notifications on feed, accounting for 6.37%; 12 notifications on food contact materials (FCMs), accounting for 3.18%, in which 8 products from China are contained, accounting for 66.67%.

The prime hazards for FCMs are migration of elements and excessive levels of heavy metals。

There are more details on FCM notifications as below:

S/N

date

reference

notified by

countries concerned

subject

action taken

distribution status

risk decision

1

02/10/2017

2017.BTL

France

China (O), France

migration of primary aromatic amines (268 µg/kg - ppb) from nylon potato press from China

destruction

product not (yet) placed on the market

serious

2

03/10/2017

2017.BTW

Italy

China (O), Italy

极速快3 migration of nickel (70.6 mg/kg - ppm) and of manganese (1 mg/kg - ppm) from noodle maker from China

re-dispatch

product allowed to travel to destination under customs seals

undecided

3

04/10/2017

2017.1587

Spain

Andorra (D), Belgium (D), China (O), Portugal (D), Spain (D)

migration of formaldehyde (22。6 mg/kg - ppm) from melamine kitchen set from China

withdrawal from the market

极速快3 distribution to other member countries

not serious

4

13/10/2017

2017。BVH

Poland

极速快3 China (O), Poland

absence of certified analytical report and of declaration of compliance for melamine chopsticks from China

destruction

product not (yet) placed on the market

not serious

5

17/10/2017

2017。BVW

Finland

China (O), Finland

migration of lead (0。61; 0。62; 0。65 mg/dm²) from rim of ceramic mug from China

official detention

极速快3 product not (yet) placed on the market

极速快3 serious

6

17/10/2017

2017.1674

Slovakia

China (O), Germany, Slovakia (D)

migration of formaldehyde (171。3; 159。3 mg/kg - ppm) from bamboo fibre bowl from China, via Germany

withdrawal from the market

no distribution from notifying country

undecided

7

18/10/2017

2017。1686

Germany

Austria (D), China (O), Croatia (D), Czech Republic (D), Germany (D), Hungary (D), INFOSAN, Netherlands (D), Poland (D), Slovakia (D), Slovenia (D)

migration of primary aromatic amines (23。4; 25。2; 28。8 µg/kg - ppb) from nylon skimmer from China

withdrawal from the market

distribution to other member countries

serious

8

25/10/2017

2017.1764

Italy

China (O), Germany, INFOSAN, Italy

migration of formaldehyde (58 mg/kg - ppm) from cups from China, via Germany

极速快3 informing authorities

information on distribution not (yet) available

serious

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