Over a third of food products for New Year's table do not meet technical regulations
Almaty. December 26. KazTAG - 37% of the food products for the New Year's table do not meet the requirements, said Aizat Moldagasimova, head of health care department of Almaty.
"We have conducted a control purchase of food products on the New Year's eve acquired by people for the festivities - gift sets, candies, confectionaries, mandarins, fresh fruit and vegetables, meat, fish alcohol beverages. By the results of the expertise 37% of 171 purchased products did not meet technical regulations," she said.
In her words, the marking and microbiological indexes did not comply with the regulations.
"We have imposed fines to 306 636 tenge. The products have been withdrawn," she added.
The list includes the products by Kharkov biscuit factory (Ukraine), Cherkizov meat processing plant (Russia), Umut and Co (Kyrgyzstan), and also domestic manufacturers: Sladkiy Dom, Rakhat, TPO AC Ltd, Rybprom, ALBA Foods, Ansar Halal, Smak-Pv, Shin-Line, Adal Food Compani, Dameli.
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