Food recalls in EU – Week 16/2015

This week on the EU RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) we can find the following notifications: 1. Alerts followed by a recall from consumers: - Packaging defective: breakage of glass wine bottle Ottoventi Punto from Italy, following company's own check. Notified by United Kingdom, distributed also to France and Ireland; - Pathogenic micro-organisms: Listeria monocytogenes (1800 … Continue reading Food recalls in EU – Week 16/2015

Food recalls in EU – Week 2/2015

This week on the EU RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) we can find the following notifications: 1. Alerts followed by a recall from consumers: - Industrial contaminants: benzo(a)pyrene (12.7 µg/kg - ppb) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (57.42 µg/kg - ppb) in sprats pate from Latvia, following an official control on the market. Notified by … Continue reading Food recalls in EU – Week 2/2015