In the Zhytomyr region stopped the supply of dangerous products in kindergartens

В Житомирской области пресекли поставку опасных продуктов в детсады

The entrepreneur through corrupt connections became the winner of competition on delivery of meat products in the social institutions of the region in the amount of almost UAH 16 million.

In Zhitomir area security Service specialists of Ukraine (SBU) has exposed and stopped the supply of dangerous products in kindergartens and hospitals of the region. About it reported in a press-the SBU center on Tuesday, January 30.

“The businessman has registered to participate in the tenders a few commercial structures in the “paper” they raised cattle. Through the corruption of one of the officials of the tender Committee businessman became the winner of competition on delivery of meat products in the social institutions of the region amounting to almost 16 million UAH”, – reported in Department.

So, the businessman bought meat from third parties, and then with special equipment were added to meat products chemical compounds and preservatives are forbidden by the terms of the tender. The profit he cashed through the fictitious enterprises on the basis of falsified contracts.

Militiamen carried out searches in manufacturing, workplace and place of residence of the defendants in the case, including in-house employee of the Zhytomyr city Council and a veterinarian, who issued the necessary documents about the quality of meat products. Identified three lines to add in meat chemical compounds. Seized more than 10 tons a danger of finished products, financial documentation and Bank cards with evidence of the transaction.

Checked possible involvement in the machinations of other officials of government agencies responsible for product quality contractor.

We will remind, last autumn in Lviv, 56 people were poisoned smoked fish. This was the largest poisoning in the city over the last 10 years.

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