firm from the People's Republic of China.
Because of concerns about the presence of fluoroquinolones in the food supply, the U.S. is continuing to develop methods and strategies to detect illegal residues and prevent their introduction into the U.S. food supply.
In 2007, two shipments of products declared and labeled as "blended syrups" were analyzed and found to contain ciprofloxacin. For that reason, in December, 2007, blended syrups were added to this import alert as a product of concern."
Import Alert 36-04
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