Meat and meat products includes fresh meat, frozen meat, dried meat, canned meat, meat extracts and food gelatine, while edible fats and cooking oil included dripping, suet and pig fat.
Milk and milk products are milk, fresh milk, skimmed milk, pasteurized milk, UHT milk, full cream milk, cultured milk, condensed milk, cream, pasteurized cream, butter, cheese and ice-cream.
Foods containing more than two percent egg refer to pasta, flour confectionery and mayonnaise.
Special purpose foods include infant formula, baby cereals, low-energy food, dietary formula food.
Health Ministry identified six brands of milk powder
suspected to be contaminated with dioxin.
The following are some of the items that have been taken off the shelves :
Crackers and Biscuits McVities, Kjeldsens, Van Delft Marie, Loacker, Kerk, Hellenia Fourre.
Infant Formula and Other Milk Nespray Junior/Growing-Up Milk, Klim Superkid, Milkmaid Full Cream Sweetened Condensed Milk (525g), Mamamil (Dumex), Mamaplus (Dumex), SMA (Wyeth), Milumil (Milupa), Milupa Cereals, Pre-Nan, Nan 1, Nan 2, Nan 2 With Bifidus, Nan Ha, Neslac With Bifidus, Nespray Junior, Nespray Hi-Calcium
* Lactogen 1 and Lactogen 2: contains a very limited quantity of ingredients from Europe.
Cheese Laughing Cow, President, Tiger, The Three Cows, Md-Danish, Fmrorg, Puck, Embong and cheese from Britain, France, The Netherlands, Italy, Denmark and Switzerland
|How to spot safe milk products|
|Product Brand||Expiry Date||Other Tips||Contact|
|Pre Nan||Dec 2000||1-800-883433 from 8am to 6.30pm (Monday to Friday)|
|Nan 1, Nan 2, Nan HA||Dec 2000|
|Nan 2 Bifidus||Jun 2000|
|Neslac Bifidus||Jun 2000|
|KLIM Superkid||Dec 2001|
|Nespray Junior||Mar 2000|
|Nespray Growing-Up Milk||Mar 2000|
|Nespray Hi-Cal Non-Fat Milk Powder||Dec 2000|
|Milkmaid Full Cream Sweetened Condensed Milk (525g)||Dec 1999|
|S26||Dec 31, 2001||Check stickers against date of manufacture||Hotline: 03-582 3111 (Monday-Friday; 8.30am-5.15pm);
Fax: 03-582 3133
|Dumex (M) Sdn Bhd|
|Mamex Infant Formula||Sept 2001||Email: email@example.com|
|Mamil Follow-Up Milk|
|Protimex Instant Milk Cereal||Dec 2000|
|Dutch Baby Milk Industries|
|Frisolac I Infant Formula||Check date of manufacture on the product||Hotline: 03-757 4867, 03-756 5064
(Monday to Friday; 8am to 7pm)
|Frisolac II Follow-Up Formula|
|Frisovom Specialised Infant Milk|
Nestle Malaysia assures all consumers that the following products are manufactured in Malaysia with dairy ingredients sourced from Australia/New Zealand and are safe for consumption.
Products of Bristol Myers Squibb (Mead Johnson Nutritionals) deemed safe:
Wyeth (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, in a statement, said Wyeth Nutritionals' products in Malaysia, including:
Health Ministry's hotline : 03-2555943, 2533462 or Fax 2537804 (8am~4pm)