Uganda National Bureau of Standards has impounded substantial undergarments from Good Wish Industries LTD found at Kafumbe Mukasa road Kisenyi parish, kampala central.
Officials say that they received information from our informant about the importation of prohibited under garments by the company which it later distributes to the Ugandan market.
The operation was conducted by the UNBS market surveillance team together with the CID police staff who seized two bales of used ladies’ panties and brassieres from company store at a sale outlet.
The two bales were found to be of a substandard which is contrary to section 3.1 of the product standard US EAS 356:2004 and the company management asked to report to UNBS CID to make a statement with regards to noncompliance of their products to the mandatory standards on used textile,
The seized products were taken to UNBS offices for storage, as the standards body unveils a host of stringent measures to lock out overused and poor quality imports due to serious health implications to users.