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Maggi Noodles testing results released

1 July 2015
The FSA can confirm that results from testing samples of Maggi Noodles in the UK have all found that levels of lead in the product is well within EU permissible levels and would not be a concern to consumers.

Appointments to the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food

22 June 2015
FSA Chair, Tim Bennett has announced the appointment of Professor Miren Iturriza-Gómara and Mr Alec Kyriakides as well as two reappointments to the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food (ACMSF). The ACMSF provides the Agency with independent advice on the microbiological safety of food.

FSA Board meeting now available online

5 June 2015
Last Wednesday's open Board meeting is now available as a video-on-demand and as a podcast. The meeting was chaired by FSA Chair Tim Bennett.

Distell recalls wines that possibly contain very small fragments of glass

2 June 2015
Distell has recalled various bottles of wine because they might contain very small fragments of glass. The wines are sold by Morrisons, Tesco and Waitrose. If you have bought one of the products, do not use it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund. The FSA has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.

Join the Big Sunday Roast!

22 May 2015
As we get closer to the long weekend, we know that many will be planning meals with family and friends. So for this year’s Food Safety Week, join the Big Sunday Roast and be part of the Chicken Challenge.

FSA completes review of animal welfare standards in slaughterhouses

22 May 2015
The Food Standards Agency has completed a programme of unannounced inspections of all slaughterhouses in Britain, to ensure that the businesses are meeting their obligations on animal welfare standards and that FSA teams are checking their controls appropriately.

WFAC open meeting invite

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

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