WFAC open meeting invite

28 August 2015
The Welsh Food Advisory Committee of the Food Standards Agency is holding its next open meeting in Cardiff on Thursday, 3 September 2015.

Seaweed Snack Honey & Sesame recalled due to undeclared sulphur dioxide

7 August 2015
Selwyns Seaweed Ltd is recalling a batch of Seaweed Snack Honey & Sesame with a 'best before' date of 29 July 2016 because it contains sulphur dioxide, which is not declared on the packaging. This means the product is a possible health risk for those with a sensitivity to sulphur dioxide or sulphites.

Revised Meat Industry Guide published

3 August 2015
The Food Standards Agency has published a revised and improved version of its Meat Industry Guidance, following a review by the FSA and a panel of agency and industry representatives. The guide has been restructured into 20 chapters, which are easier to navigate. We have also made it easier to identify the legal requirements, the useful tips and the good practice principles within each chapter.

Bravura Foods recalls 'Peanut Hottie' Peanut Butter Flavour Hot Drink

29 July 2015
Bravura Foods is recalling its ‘Peanut Hottie’ Peanut Butter Flavour Hot Drink because a packaging error means a batch contains Peanut Butter & Chocolate Flavour Hot Drink instead. This means soya is not mentioned in the ingredients and the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to soya

ACAF open meeting: 19 June 2015

7 July 2015
The open meeting was held at the Queen’s University, Belfast on 19 June 2015. It gave stakeholders an opportunity to observe the Committee at work and ask questions.