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Carmarthenshire Dairy Products recalls Boksburg Blue Cheese due to it being produced without approval

England and Wales
Last updated: 18 February 2019

Carmarthenshire Dairy Products Ltd is recalling Boksburg Blue Cheese which has been sold through a limited number of Tesco stores within Wales and England, as the product has been produced without approval.

Product details

Boksburg Blue (Regional Welsh Cheese)
Batch code All Batches

Risk statement

The product was produced without approval, and therefore it is not known what production and hygiene procedures have taken place at the premise.

Action taken by the company

Carmarthenshire Dairy Products Ltd is recalling the above product. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. The notice explains to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice. The product has also been recalled from Tesco stores.

Our advice to consumers

If you have bought any of the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

About product recalls and withdrawals

If there is a problem with a food product that means it should not be sold, then it might be 'withdrawn' (taken off the shelves) or 'recalled' (when customers are asked to return the product). The FSA issues Product Withdrawal Information Notices and Product Recall Information Notices to let consumers and local authorities know about problems associated with food. In some cases, a 'Food Alert for Action' is issued. This provides local authorities with details of specific action to be taken on behalf of consumers.

Ref: FSA-PRIN-46-2018