Brexit recap for food business operators

The Brexit transition period has officially come to an end at 23.00 GMT, 31 December 2020, marking the completion of the intricate process begun with the historical referendum of 2016. Forty-eight years after it joined the EU, the United Kingdom is no longer a Member state of the European Union and is no longer subject … Continue reading Brexit recap for food business operators

Food recalls in EU – Week 44/2015

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: Allergens: undeclared almond in smoked organic tofu from Austria, following company's own check. Notified by Germany; Heavy metals: mercury (1.99 mg/kg - ppm) in frozen tuna (Thunnus obesus) from Italy, … Continue reading Food recalls in EU – Week 44/2015