2, Yu Yan Food Co., Ltd. of Dongguan City, was closed, the legal representative of XingJu. The driving force behind Taiwan's Yu Shen suspect the same person in charge of the company. photo 方光明
WASHINGTON To facilitate public understanding of plasticizer products, Taiwan's quality watchdog announced yesterday the problem of pollution from the plasticizer updated list of companies and products, increased the number of the last day of 22-812 species, including 245 company. Imports of the product in question will be suspended.
Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration of State also issued an urgent circular calling for the moratorium on the manufacture and sale of the Concorde chip card containing phthalates different spore Su Qing U.S. brand of amino acid tablets two health food.
Products are implicated in a variety of minor
These lists the AQSIQ, there are sports drinks, juice drinks, tea drinks,, I am or jelly, it is worth noting that, capsules, tablets powder contaminated food is the largest species, has a variety of infant child care, products The children have also been implicated, such as Integrated Child Now Carlo nutrients, suitable for children treasure em fine gold fruit, Malaysia Business International Inc. Cerebos Super Calcium and child development child super multi-vitamin, Oji Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. increase of calcium with Vitamin C.D3 children and manganese, children benefit apricots and other multi-vitamin tablets to chew.
AQSIQ yesterday said the country concerned food, food additives, the risk of plasticizers to start monitoring, focusing on investigation and whether the purchase or use of phthalate esters, and the use of Taiwan production of "clouds agents" and so on. All that food, food additives containing phthalate esters will be immediately shut down processing, identify the cause of the problem and the sources of procurement of raw materials, product sales location, adding that the rapid transfer of illegal judiciary and punished severely.
Orders recall of two health products
By the Food and Drug Administration yesterday called for both immediate shelves of health food, the spore tablets card Union (State Food and keywords G20070306) and the U.S. Su Qing-chip brand different amino acid (Guo Shi Jian words G20100217). FDA also requested that any formula containing phthalates healthy food, food production enterprises related to health should be immediately suspended production on the market are selling the product immediately recalled, and promptly report to the departments of food and local drug administration.
Earlier, the Ministry of Health has issued a notice of plasticizers include phthalate esters black list of forbidden foods.
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Testing cost in the thousands at least plasticizer
Beijing YORK reporter yesterday made a number of intelligence units, a number of agencies that can plasticizing agent content in food testing, although a sample for at least thousand dollars.
Director of Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Research Institute Liu Ching-jun told reporters that the actual content of plasticizers in the detection method of food is not difficult, the state in 2008 have recommended a standard, two or three days in normal conditions can be the result.
It is understandable that Beijing has been an analysis and testing center in Taiwan after the incident plasticizers on the market, beverage, instant noodles products set to begin testing, the current sports drink test results showed that the problem yet, instant noodles and not the result .
Ordinary people can be detected plasticizer. National Food Quality Supervision and Inspection Center told reporters, in normal circumstances the test fee is 2100 yuan, but also to prepare a sample bottle of the same type of product 4 about 2 weeks from the results, you have to rush to, testing fees were rose to 3100 yuan a week to get results.
The site is located in Haidian District, food quality and safety supervision and test center staff reported the discovery of the price: 1,000 yuan general, the detection time 7-10 working days, the price of the inspection speed is 1500 Yuan, 5 resultsWorking dawn, the discovery of 16 plasticizers.
■ the potential impact of
儿童性早熟 a variety of reasons
Public information, plasticizers known as "environmental hormones" long-term consumption could cause 儿童性早熟, reproductive system abnormalities, and dangerous. Beijing Military General Hospital, Clinical Genetics Center, each Xi Yu said plasticizer is a development of illegal additives, no systematic study, no clear specific risks plasticizer.
Xi Yu He, at present there is no room for large sample 儿童性早熟 epidemiological study, a lot of data is a direct reference to foreign investigations. Internationally, the cause is not clear 儿童性早熟 often caused by a variety of factors, including racial genetic factors, social environment, culture, education, stimulation, nutritional status of children and current public more concerned about air pollution, cosmetics, etc. skin contact with goods, and food can contain natural or synthetic estrogen and other reasons.
Can be found in the literature, in Europe, 1840-1980, women aged 17-13 years before menarche, son of the display shows time, but also significantly ahead of schedule. This shows that the progress of humanity, environmental changes, sexual development of boys and girls, long ago. Reporter Yan Wei Ming
■ related initiatives
In monitoring the content of the edible oil plasticizer
Continental did not find the current law to increase, experts recommend eating less food packaging plastic
Yesterday the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, said nutrition researcher Liu Zhaoping, this year has plasticizers in the monitoring of risk, the main test is not included in the family oil plasticizer.
Taiwan toxic beverage incident, the public is more concerned about whether Mainland enterprises, "poisoning"? Yesterday, the Ministry of Health of communication in meetings, Zhaoping Liu said, at least we did not find (non-food products imported from Taiwan illegally added plasticizers). The incident caused mainly from Taiwan, the use of a plasticizer from the clouds with agents, other products are generally not possible to add such a thing would be illegal.
Zhaoping Liu said, China has a plan to monitor risk, and focus on some key products, routine monitoring of chemical contaminants, "Once these issues, we will start under the leadership of the executive branch and the risk of early warning alert."
He said the CDC this year has been a plasticizer in the monitoring of risk, primarily in the discovery of oil now is not the family contains a plasticizing agent, "are made of plastic barrels of oil, we would like to know that stripping is. If it is consistent with normal standards of formal firms to produce the plastic in which content should be clues. "
Liu Zhaoping that our goal is to monitor or discovery is not a problem, or even play a role in early warning. "According to regulations, this should not contain plasticizers bucket."
Department of Endocrinology, Beijing Union Medical College Hospital, Professor Wu Yan-science called, try to eat one or plastic food packaging, home, or storing food as much as possible with traditional porcelain containers for avoid risk.
■ Further Reading
Plasticizers in the life of "face every day"
Everyday life around us, there is a wide range of plasticizers, plastic bags, plastic children's toys, perfume, nail polish, and cosmetics which may contain plasticizers, but experts said that these little plasticizer content is not enough to significantly affected.
Fudan University School of Public Health Director, Department of Nutrition and Food Hygiene Research Shu-Guang Li and plasticizers for 16 years, and yesterday his reply to reporters eliminate confusion.
Hot steamed buns, steamed bread, corn on the cob, dessert in a plastic bag, wear perfume, apply nail polish, styling your hair with water, may have plasticizer "meet", and even air, water also has a very small amount plastic agent.
"Life will meet each day to avoid them." Shu-Guang Li said that currently about 20 types of plasticizers, the most commonly used are 3, DEHP, DVP, and DOP.Taiwan found that DEHP, the most commonly used plasticizer world consumption of plastics 86%, and more plastic products, toys, rubber tubes, etc., can increase flexibility.
Shu-Guang Li stressed that Taiwan is a man-made events plasticizers added directly to food additives, is relatively high doses, toxic. And his research is mainly plastic packaging plasticizer migration from the current point of view, plastic packaging plasticizer migration from a very small amount, because the body with metabolic function, as in the period 24-48 hours excreted in urine or stool , so that not enough small amount of damage.
Shu-Guang Li said DEHP, for example, in experiments on animals to mice of the reproductive system, other bodies and really influential, but the effect on human health are noted, the need for a large number of samples, no no clear result. 2011-6-4 cheney