Prepackaged Dried Lily Samples Detected with Cadmium Exceeding Hong Kong’s Legal Limit


Ref. N° : 018/DSA/2024

Dear Sir/Madam,
Please find the food alert below for further details:

Questionable food productsFood name: Not available in English
Brand: Not available in English
Place of origin: China
Net weight: 303 grams
Durability Indication/ Lot CodeBest-before date: March 31, 2025
SourceHong Kong Centre for Food Safety (CFS)
Reasons for Issuing AlertThe Hong Kong Centre for Food Safety (CFS) announced that after considering the factors for dried foods, the above-mentioned sample contained cadmium at a level of 0.125 parts per million, exceeding the Hong Kong’s legal limit.
Advice to Trade/ Consumer1. Please take necessary actions to ensure all products for sale are fit for human consumption.
2. Do not sell or use the above product.
3. Please visit the Food Safety Information website at for latest information.                
4. If there are any enquiries, please contact the Department of Food Safety via 28338181.
Municipal Affairs Bureau
Department of Food Safety