Number "_JRC 2021_12.28
Type of message alert
Date of first message 16.12.2021
Announcement was made by India (IN)
Description The Indian authorities have discovered a factory producing fake ghee with palm oil, vegetable cooking oil, colouring and flavouring agents, ultimately labelled with the name of a famous ghee brand. The authorities seized 1 ton of ghee, 500 kg of palm oil and 500 kg of vegetable cooking oil.
Product category fats and oils
Article ghee
Hazard counterfeiting, fraudulent use of identity marks
Country of origin India
Distribution India
Quantity (market) 2 tons
Investigation results counterfeiting|fraudulent use of identity marks
Remarks food fraud notification from the monthly summary of articles on Food Fraud and Adulteration

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