The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has obliterated 5 tons of unwholesome items which presented danger to the soundness of shoppers, in Koforidua.
The items included terminated and unregistered grouped food things, unsatisfactory and lapsed drugs, unregistered corrective items, unregistered natural mixtures, lapsed blood assortment sacks and lapsed arranged carbonated beverages.
Under the exacting management of the FDA and natural wellbeing authorities, the unwholesome items were squashed and covered at the Akwadum unloading site close to Koforidua, to guarantee total annihilation of the items.
Mr Joseph Yeboah Gyau, Head of Enforcement at the FDA, said the items were seized through post-market reconnaissance exercises directed at drug stores and substance venders, stockrooms, grocery stores, corrective shops, arrangement shops, tabletops and clinical research centers across the locale.
He demonstrated that lapsed held onto food item during the Christmas season, as a component of measures to secure the burning-through open was important for the pulverized things and asked people in general to be ready and check the expiry and assembling dates on each item bought to guarantee their wellbeing.