FSA UK – Organic Tofu recall due to a potential risk of botulism

Various batches of vacuum-packed Organic Tofu have been produced with inadequate controlling factors to prevent the growth and toxin production of Clostridium botulinum. This may cause a serious form of food poisoning called botulism. A recall from customers is being carried out as a precautionary measure.

The Engine Shed has started a product recall of the affected batches. Point-of-sale notices have been produced for establishments supplied with affected batches. Products purchased before 25th April 2014 should not be consumed.

No other products are known to be affected.

List of recalled products
Product name Size Use by date
Organic Plain Tofu 300g 31/03/14 until 23/05/14
Organic Plain Tofu 1kg 31/03/14 until 23/05/14
Organic Smoked Tofu 250g 31/03/14 until 23/05/14
Organic Tofu Burgers 250g 31/03/14 until 23/05/14

Link to the notice from the company The Engine Shed

(Source: FSA website)


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