Public Alert No. 0011/2019. Recall of Eva Premium Table Water 75cl Due to Change in Colour and Presence of Particles #NafdacALERTS
NAFDAC has directed Nigerian Bottling Company Limited to recall Eva Premium Table Water 75cl as a precautionary step pending investigation. The company voluntarily reported on June 20, 2019, a change in colour of the product from colourless to light green and presence of… …particles in two lots. The affected Eva Premium Table Water 75cl was produced between 22nd and 23rd May, 2019. Eva Premium Table Water 75cl produced by Nigerian Bottling Company is registered by NAFDAC. The NAFDAC Registration Number is 01-0492. The production of Eva Premium Table Water 75cl at Nigerian Bottling Company Limited, Asejire, Ibadan, Oyo State has been suspended pending the outcome of investigation being conducted by the Agency. #NafdacALERTS NAFDAC implores distributors, wholesalers and retailers to immediately stop the distribution & sale of the affected Eva Premium Table Water 75cl. They should return the stock of the affected product in their possession to Nigerian Bottling Company Ltd, Asejire, Ibadan, Oyo State.
Hitvibz has reached out to NAFDAC for some more clarification on the situation and what the investigative process would be employed in getting to the bottom of this contamination issue.
At the moment Many Nigerians are concerned that this might not be the only Eva bottled water batch unsafe for consumption. Also how many other bottled water companies are guilty of poisonous water being sold to the general public for consumption.