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Update on Fipronil in Eggs

21 September 2017
We continue to trace the distribution of eggs from farms in the Netherlands and Belgium affected by Fipronil.

Update on Fipronil in eggs

10 August 2017
Investigations into the Fipronil incident in Europe continue. We have now established that more eggs from affected farms than previously identified came to the UK. It is very unlikely that these eggs pose a risk to public health, but as Fipronil is unauthorised for use in food-producing animals we have acted with urgency to ensure that consumers are protected.

Update on Fipronil in eggs

7 August 2017
Following concerns raised in the Netherlands about a substance called Fipronil which has been used inappropriately in cleaning products on chicken farms, we have identified that a very small number of eggs have been distributed to the UK from the farms affected. Fipronil is not authorised for use as a veterinary medicine or pesticide around food producing animals.

Update on Fipronil in Eggs

14 September 2017
We continue to trace the distribution of eggs from farms in the Netherlands and Belgium affected by Fipronil.

Update on Fipronil in eggs

7 September 2017
We continue to trace the distribution of eggs from farms in the Netherlands and Belgium affected by Fipronil.

Update on Fipronil in eggs

31 August 2017
We continue to trace the distribution of eggs from farms in the Netherlands affected by Fipronil. Since our previous update, eight additional products have been withdrawn, as detailed in our updated withdrawal list. These are all cake mixes that are used in the catering trade.

Update on Fipronil in eggs

24 August 2017
We continue to trace egg products which might contain Fipronil. Today we have updated our withdrawal list with six additional products, which have been distributed to catering outlets.

Update on Fipronil in eggs

17 August 2017
We continue our urgent work to trace egg products which might contain Fipronil. In most cases the identified products were past their expiry date but those remaining are being withdrawn immediately. Today we have updated our withdrawal list with 14 additional products that are still within their shelf life. Most of these products have been distributed to food manufacturers and catering outlets.

Diweddariad ar Fipronil mewn wyau

31 August 2017
Rydym ni'n parhau â'n gwaith i olrhain wyau a allai gynnwys Fipronil sydd wedi eu dosbarthu o ffermydd yn yr Iseldiroedd. Ers ein diweddariad diwethaf, mae wyth cynnyrch ychwanegol wedi'u tynnu yn ôl, a cheir manylion ar ein rhestr o gynhyrchion sydd wedi ei diweddaru. Maent oll yn gymysgiadau cacen a ddefnyddir yn y diwydiant arlwyo.

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