Quorn has recalled two batches of its Chef's Selection Meat Free Beef Steaks because the wrong product has been packaged. The presence of wheat (gluten), barley (gluten) and milk is therefore not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to wheat gluten, barley gluten and milk.
JJ Support Limited has recalled E. Wedel Supreme Jaffa Orange Cakes (147g) because some packs contain a milk ingredient not mentioned on the packaging. This means the product poses a potential health risk to those with an allergy or intolerance to milk and its constituents.
Lidl has recalled all batches of its Deluxe Elderflower presse in Northern Ireland as it contains sulphites as an ingredient, which is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk to anyone with a sensitivity to sulphites and/or sulphur dioxide.
The FSA has won a Judicial Review brought against it by the Association of Independent Meat Suppliers (AIMS) and Cleveland Meat Company Limited, a slaughterhouse operator based in Stockton on Tees. The two organisations had gone to court in attempt to overturn a ruling by an FSA veterinary contractor that a beef carcase was unfit to enter the food chain.
The agenda and papers for the next open Board meeting have been published. The meeting will be held in London on Wednesday 15 July 2015. It will begin at 9am and will be chaired by FSA Chair Tim Bennett. You can attend in person or watch it live online.
Brindisa Spanish Foods is recalling La Chinata Smoked Paprika Mild because salmonella has been detected. Salmonella is a bacterium that can cause food poisoning. The FSA has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.
Nisha Enterprises Ltd has recalled a batch of its Nisha's Toffee Bonbons, 140g, with 'best before' end dates of July, September and November 2015 because some packs contain milk, which is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk and its constituents.