Wednesday, 28 November 2007

Salmonella and Seeds

There have been six food alerts in the last four weeks on the Food Standards Agency web-site for recalled seed products (human consumption) from retail shelves. Follow the link for more information

Wednesday, 21 November 2007

Salmonella and Tomatoes in the US

During 2005--2006, there were four outbreaks of Salmonella infections associated with eating raw tomatoes at US restaurants occurred. The outbreaks resulted in 459 confirmed cases of salmonellosis in 21 States. For more information click on the link

Wednesday, 14 November 2007

Sainsbury's tuna recall

Sainsbury’s has recalled some of their tuna products due to high levels of the toxin histamin resulting in concern that this may cause illness among consumers. For more information follow the link.

Wednesday, 7 November 2007

E Coli 0157

There have been a whole series of recalls for E Coli 0157 recalls in the US over the last couple of weeks:
E Coli 0157 still continues to be a problem that needs to be addressed