Sunday, 27 July 2014

Thai Chicken Panang withdrawn (update)

The FSA is issuing an updated allergy alert for nice 'n easy Thai Chicken Panang with a 'best before end' date of October 2015. This product has been withdrawn by Aldi Stores Ltd, because the packets contain 'Thai Chicken peanut', and the presence of peanuts is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to peanuts. Follow the link for product details.

Source: FSA

Young's Seafood Ltd recalls its Chip Shop Extra Large Fish Cakes 2 Pack due to possible contamination with small pieces of hard plastic

Young's Seafood Ltd is recalling one batch of its Chip Shop Extra Large Fish Cakes 2 Pack, as a precautionary measure, because a limited number of packs were found to have been contaminated with small pieces of hard plastic. Follow the link for product details.

FDA and FSIS recalls this week

Wisconsin Firm Recalls Sausage Product Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen
 - Soy

Whole Foods Market Recalls Made-In-Store Items Prepared With Stone Fruit Voluntarily Recalled by Wawona Packing Co. Due to Possible Health Risk - Listeria Monocytogenes

Earth Circle Organics Recalls Organic Carob Powder for Possible Salmonella Contamination

Great American Marketing, a Houston, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 475 pounds of FSIS and FDA-regulated, ready-to-eat products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

Lion Pavilion Issues Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in Tasty Peach Slices

The TJX Companies, Inc. Recalls "Ecoato" Sweet Paprika Powder Due to Possible Health Risk from Salmonella

Massachusetts Firm Recalls Raw Boneless Turkey Breasts Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen - Milk

Carmel Food Group Announces a Voluntary Recall of One Code Date of Mislabeled Butternut Squash Ravioli Due to Undeclared Multiple Allergens

GOMACRO RECALLS "Almond Butter + Carob" and “Sunflower Butter + Chocolate” MacroBars Because of Possible Health RiskCarob Powder Supplier May Have Exposed Ingredient to Salmonella

CaCoCo, Inc. Recalls Raw Drinking Chocolate Containing Voluntarily Recalled Organic Carob Powder From Their Supplier for Possible Salmonella Contamination

Monday, 21 July 2014

VBites Foods recalls 'Wot, No Dairy?' desserts (update)

VBites Foods is extending its recall to all 125g pots of its 'Wot, No Dairy?' raspberry dessert and black cherry dessert products because they may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the labels. This makes the products a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy or intolerance to milk or its constituents. The FSA is issuing an updated Allergy Alert.

The original alert was published yesterday, 17 July 2014. The recall is being extended to all 'best before' dates as a precautionary measure. Follow link for product details.

Source: FSA

Recall of Fromagerie Donge Brie de Meaux Due to Possible Presence of Listeria monocytogenes

As a precautionary measure, Sheridan’s Cheesemongers is recalling the above batch of Fromagerie Donge Brie de Meaux, due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. The affected cheese was supplied to a small number of speciality stores and point of sale notices are being displayed in stores advising consumers not to consume the implicated batch.

CFIA recalls this week

There have been a huge number of recalls this week...

Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Abido brand coating mixes recalled due to undeclared milk

Stephania's Pierogies brand Pork Meat (Pierogies) recalled due to undeclared milk and wheat

San Mig brand 3 in 1 Coffeemix recalled due to undeclared milk

Podravka brand Luncheon Meat recalled due to undeclared milk

Al Karawan brand Soft Candy recalled due to undeclared egg and wheat

Al Reef brand Manna Walsalwa Soft Candy recalled due to undeclared egg and wheat

Products imported by Dijla & Alforat Food Market recalled due to undeclared eggs and milk

Old Village brand White Coffee recalled due to undeclared milk

Palm brand Liver Spread recalled due to undeclared milk

Kaak brand Crispy Baked Bread recalled due to undeclared sesame

Ju Chai and King's brand products recalled due to undeclared wheat

Sanjay's brand Beef Jamaican Patty Hot recalled due to undeclared egg


FDA and FSIS recalls this week

Wawona Packing Co. Takes Precautionary Step of Voluntarily Recalling Fresh, Whole Peaches, Plums, Nectarines, and Pluots Because of Possible Health Risk from Listeria Monocytogenes

North Carolina Firm Recalls Grilled Chicken Product Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen - Milk

Mars Food North America Voluntarily Recalls Specific Batch and Item Number Representing Less Than 2,000 Cases--No Other UNCLE BEN’S® Products Affected-- contains barley which is not declared on the label.

King of Pops Charleston SC Issues Allergen Alert on Undeclared: Soy, Milk, Egg and Wheat



Thai Chicken Panang withdrawn

Aldi Stores Ltd has withdrawn one date code of nice 'n easy Thai Chicken Panang, because the packets contain ‘Thai Chicken Peanut’ which means the presence of peanuts is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to peanuts. Follow the link for product details.

Source: FSA

Saturday, 12 July 2014

Revised E.coli O157 control of cross-contamination guidance published

The FSA E.coli O157 control of cross-contamination guidance has been revised and updated to take into account the results from independent research into the effectiveness of disinfecting complex equipment, and the views of industry and local authority stakeholders. The aim of the guidance is to ensure that businesses manage the risk to consumer health from the presence of E.coli in food.

Follow the link to read the guide.

ASDA Choco Sprinkles withdrawn

ASDA has withdrawn its ASDA Choco Sprinkles 64g with a 'best before' date of 31 May 2015 because it may contain milk, which is not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who is allergic or intolerant to milk or its constituents. Follow the link.

Source: FSA

Symington's Ltd recalls one date code of its Ragu White Lasagne Sauce due to a potential microbiological food safety risk to consumers

Symington's Ltd is recalling a batch code of its Ragu White Lasagne Sauce because a small proportion of jars have been produced with an incorrect pH level. This may present a potential microbiological food safety risk to consumers. Follow the link to find out more.

Source: FSA

Sunday, 6 July 2014

Saturday, 5 July 2014

Asda withdraws its Smart Price Crisps due to undeclared milk, barley and gluten

Asda is withdrawing its Smart Price Crisps with a 'best before' date of 6 September 2014 because the product contains milk, barley and gluten which are not mentioned on the label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk (or its constituents) and/or an allergy or intolerance to barley and/or intolerance to gluten. Follow the link for product details.

Source: FSA