Karachi, August 09, 2016 (PPI-OT):PSQCA continues action against illegal and sub-standards manufacturers as per Directives of Director General, Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) Muhammad Khalid Siddiq, regarding the improvement in quality of products specially consumer products which are un-licensed and sub-standard products.
Another four (04) factories sealed today namely M/s. Forvil Cosmetics (Pvt.) Ltd (Bio Aamla Shampoo), M/s. Pak National Enterprises (Iodized Salt Pak National Brand), Feroz International Product (Pickle, Jam and Marmalade (Baba Daccan Brand) at Model Colony, Karachi and a Tin Plate Mill who used Sub-standard Tin Plate for filling the Oil and Ghee at Korangi, Karachi raided and seized all its Material. Osama Tin Plate Mill, M/s. Forvil Cosmetics (Pvt.) Ltd (Bio Aamla Shampoo), M/s. Pak National Enterprises (Iodized Salt Pak National Brand), Feroz International Product (Pickle, Jam and Marmalade (Baba Daccan Brand) all factories was un-licensed and used substandard products in their factories.
PSQCA Conformity Assessment Wing has seized and started legal proceeding against all manufacturers. During the visit PSQCA team find out there was no proper quality control system as per Pakistan Standards Specification. Notices were issued to stop production of all brands to till compliance of national standard as per PSQCA rules. The team was headed by Bashir Ahmad Unnar, Deputy Director (Conformity Assessment), PSQCA.
For more information, contact:
Jawaid Hussain Siddiqui
Media Adviser, PSQCA
Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA)
Government of Pakistan
(Ministry of Science and Technology)
Cell No. 0333-2266957
Tel: (92-21) 99206546
Fax: (92-21) 99203919