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    Zhejiang Yuhuan found a specimen of frozen pig hind leg meat imported from Brazil tested positive for new coronavirus nucleic acid

    • Last Update: 2021-07-24
    • Source: Internet
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    Xinhua News Agency, Hangzhou, December 3 (Reporter Yu Wan) The reporter learned from the Zhejiang Provincial Government Information Office on the 3rd that at 21:00 on December 2nd, the Yuhuan City Center for Disease Control and Prevention of Zhejiang Province collected cold-chain food at the pork stall in the Chengguan Central Vegetable Market.
    In the daily monitoring samples of the new coronavirus nucleic acid, a frozen pig hind leg sample imported from Brazil was found to be positive for the new coronavirus nucleic acid

    The local area quickly adopted emergency measures such as cargo storage, personnel screening and isolation, and site disinfection.
    Nucleic acid testing and disinfection of the environment and employees outside the market were carried out overnight, and epidemiological investigations and traceability investigations were carried out simultaneously


    At present, 55 people in close contact have been quarantined, and throat swabs have been collected for nucleic acid testing.
    The test results have been negative; 30 samples of the environment and key foods outside the Chengguan Central Vegetable Market have been collected, and the nucleic acid tests are all negative; The central vegetable market is thoroughly cleaned and disinfected, and the stalls and surrounding environments where the positive samples are located are terminally disinfected and sealed off, and the places where the batch of goods have been stored are terminally disinfected


    Traced through the “Zhejiang Cold Chain” system, the product involved was frozen pork (boneless ham meat), imported from Brazil, and entered the Shanghai Yangshan Port on September 28, 2020
    At present, the traceability and flow of goods have been basically grasped.
    Jiaojiang, Huangyan and Linhai involved in the circulation of goods have carried out tracking, investigation and disposal of goods and personnel, and relevant information will be released to the public in a timely manner


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