Food recalls in EU – Week 38/2015

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: Biocontaminants: scopolamine (6 µg/kg - ppb) in microwave popcorn from Spain, following an official control on the market. Notified by Germany, distributed also to Austria; Foreign bodies: metal pieces in … Continue reading Food recalls in EU – Week 38/2015

Food recalls in EU – Week 8 – 2014

This week on the RASFF database (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) we have two recalls from consumers in EU in the alert notification: - Pathogenic micro-organisms: Shigatoxin-producing Escherichia Coli in vacuum packed sliced salami, following company's own check. Origin and notification from Italy, distributed also to Austria, Belgium, Malta and Netherlands; - Foreign bodies: glass fragments in muffins from skimmed milf, following a consumer complaint. Origin … Continue reading Food recalls in EU – Week 8 – 2014