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Recall of Zena Moringa Powder Due to the Presence of Salmonella

Friday, 19 February 2021

Alert Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2021.19
Product Identification: Zena Moringa Powder; pack size: 100g
Batch Code Best before date: 31/12/2023
Country Of Origin: Senegal

Category 1 Food Alert for Action: Unidex B.V. is recalling Zena Moringa Powder due to the presence of Salmonella  


Unidex B.V. is recalling Zena Moringa Powder due to the presence of Salmonella. The presence of Salmonella may make this product unsafe to consume. A point-of-sale recall notice will be displayed in stores supplied with the product.

Nature Of Danger:

People infected with Salmonella typically develop symptoms between 12 and 36 hours after infection, but this can range between 6 and 72 hours. The most common symptom is diarrhoea, which can sometimes be bloody.  Other symptoms may include fever, headache and abdominal cramps. The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days. Diarrhoea can occasionally be severe enough to require hospital admission. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness. 

Action Required:

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Retailers are requested to remove the product from sale and to display a point-of-sale recall notice in stores where the product was sold.  


Consumers are advised not to consume the product 

Recall of Zena Moringa Powder Due to the Presence of Salmonella