The Food Standards Agency welcomes the Government's announcement to establish the Food and Drink Sector Council and the opportunity to engage more closely with the leadership of the whole sector to achieve better regulation for the 21st century.
NutriPlan is recalling NutriPlan Vitamin and Mineral Enriched Meal in a Drink because it contains milk and soya which are not clearly mentioned on the label. In addition, the product incorrectly states that it is suitable for people with lactose intolerance.
The Food Standards Agency and Welsh Lamb and Beef Producers (WLBP) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU). In many cases this will result in a reduction in the frequency of animal feed inspections of members’ farms by local authority trading standards officers from 1 April 2018.
The agenda for next month’s open Board meeting has been announced. The meeting will be held in London on Wednesday 6 December 2017. It will begin at 9.00am and will be chaired by FSA Chair Heather Hancock. You can attend in person or watch it live online.
Birds Eye is recalling its 4 x Shortcrust Chicken Pies because a small number of packs have been identified to contain Birds Eye Steak Pies. The Steak pies contain mustard which is not mentioned on the label; therefore it is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to mustard.
P&B (Food) Ltd is recalling Heera Punjabi Wadi because it contains undeclared gluten and soya which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to soya or an intolerance to gluten.