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FSA publishes a list of recent food incidents

20 May 2016

The FSA has published a summary of food incidents, handled between January and March 2016, which led to an alert being issued to recall or withdraw products from sale. 

Over the three month period, the FSA issues a total of 49 food notices, of which 24 were allergy alerts, with the top undeclared allergen being milk.

The FSA also supported 12 major investigations linked to possible risks of food poisoning, of which nine were as a result of physical contamination.

The published information also gives details of the incidents, the level of risk to consumers and what action the FSA and local authorities took.

click here to download a copy of the document.


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