..With Fake So Klin Detergent
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has raised alarm on the manufacturing, distribution and sale of fake “So Klin Detergents 35g”.
The powdered soap, is currently on the Ghanaian market for sale.
The FDA, through its Post Market Surveillance activities with the assistance of the Ghana Police Service, found and seized large quantities of fake/counterfeit So Klin Detergent being manufactured by two Chinese in a garage at Tema Community 2.
The two suspects, are being investigated by the Ghana Police Service for prosecution.
The names of the Chinese suspects were not provided.
The fake detergent has been seized pending further investigations and safe disposal.
A statement from the FDA boss, said “we have also taken steps to retrieve any of such products that may be on the market”.
Hudu Mogtari, further assured the public that FDA was collaborating with other state agencies to rid the market of such fake products.
The statement cautioned the general public, especially business owners, wholesale and retail facilities against dealing in counterfeit, fake or substandard medicines, food, medical devices, cosmetics and household chemicals.
He also encouraged the general public to provide information on persons in any activities that are likely to endanger public health and safety with respect to FDA’s mandate.
The statement gave the following contact numbers; 0244337235, 0246809509, 0200426256 or 0544863418.
Mr. Mogtari’s statement, also provided Toll Free line 0800-151-000 on Vodafone and Airtel Networks and text to the short code on all Networks excluding GLO).