The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has today published the latest set of results from its year-long survey of campylobacter on fresh chickens. Campylobacter is a food bug mainly found on raw poultry and is the biggest cause of food poisoning in the UK.
Dealicious Mealz UK Ltd has recalled the above product from retail cusomers because Rhodamine B has been detected. Rhodamine B is not a permitted food additive (food colour), which may pose a risk to health. The FSA has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.
Tesco has recalled all date codes of its ‘Mini Monkey’ Milk Chocolate Biscuits because the presence of peanut protein is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to peanuts.
The Food Standards Agency, the British Retail Consortium, the Food and Drink Federation and the Seasoning and Spice Association are to put a spotlight on the supply chains for herbs and spices following recent cases where cumin and paprika have been found to contain undeclared almond protein.
Truly Madly Healthy has recalled its Pure Protein Strawberry powder and its Pure Protein Vanilla powder because the presence of milk and soya is not mentioned on the product labels. This makes the products a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk and its constituents and/or an allergy to soya.
Snack Food Poco Loco UK Ltd is recalling various brands of Fajita and Enchilada meal kits because they contain almonds, which is not mentioned on the labels. This means the products are a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy to almonds and other nuts.
Santa Maria UK Ltd is extending its recall to include additional products because they contain almonds, which is not mentioned on the labels. This means the products are a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy to almonds and other nuts.
The Food Standards Agency has been made aware that counterfeit vodka labelled as Glen’s Vodka has been offered for sale in several locations around the UK. The FSA is sharing intelligence with the brand owner and local authority officers investigating this issue.