Registration is now open for the Symposium on Social Science in the Food Standards Agency being held as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science. The event will take place in London on 6 November 2017.
The Food Standards Agency has today announced a change to its advice about eating eggs - infants, children, pregnant women and elderly people can now safely eat raw or lightly cooked eggs that are produced under the British Lion Code of Practice.
Costcutter is recalling Independent Sliced Chorizo because the product contains milk which is not correctly declared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk and milk constituents.
The Food Standards Agency has decided to extend its investigations to other 2 Sisters poultry plants in England and Wales. This follows an initial inspection by the FSA, working with the local authority, into the food hygiene and labelling concerns raised by ITN/Guardian on 28 September at the 2 Sisters Food Group’s West Bromwich plant.
Aldi is recalling Just Tasty Chicken and Bacon Layered Salad because it contains milk which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.
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.
Last week's open Board meeting is available as a video-on-demand and as a podcast. It was being chaired by Food Standards Agency Chair Heather Hancock. It will be available as a video-on-demand within the next few days.