FSA survey data about people’s attitudes and behaviour suggests that there are links between food safety and nutrition practices. This is known after further analysis of Food and You biennial survey data.
The FSA is making local authories aware that GSR Distributions Ltd, trading as Spiceway, Rutherglen, Glasgow have been found to be operating as an unapproved cutting plant. The FSA has issued a Food Alert for Action.
Chiquo Limited is recalling a batch of its dried apricots because it contains sulphites which are not declared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for those with a sensitivity to sulphites.
The Food Standards Agency is hosting the launch of its 2013-2014 Annual Science Report. The event ‘The benefits and risks of a complex food chain’ is taking place on 17 September at the Royal Society of Chemistry in London.
The Food Standards Agency is warning people not to eat certain batches of vacuum-packed cold smoked trout from Inverawe Smokehouses in Taynuilt, Argyll after Argyll and Bute local authority identified concerns over the procedures in place at the company to control a bacterium Clostridium botulinum.
The Food Standards Agency has today confirmed its plans for publishing the quarterly results from its survey of campylobacter on shop-bought chicken. The FSA will name retailers, alongside campylobacter levels, when it releases its next set of results in November.