No DCD Botalinam in milk products; PHIs assure.

Tuesday, 13 August 2013 - 13:01


The Public Health Inspectors Association stated today that steps have been taken to remove all powdered milk and other milk products that contained DCD chemical and Clostridium Botulism bacteria.


Addressing a media briefing held in Colombo today, PHIs Association President Upul Rohana had this to say.




Meanwhile the Health Services Director informed all production and distributing companies to withdraw all supplementary products from stores until the investigation to ascertain if bacteria, Clos-tri-dium Botu-lism is contained in these products.


Tests have confirmed that Whey Protein is contained in several supplementary products such as Chocolates, Energy drinks, Cheese, Butter, Toffees and biscuits.


Our news team contacted Chairman of GMOA Dr Anurudda Padeniya to find out more details about products that contain Whey Protein.





Speaking further Dr Anurudda Padeniya had this to say………