Updated Withdrawal of 5 Seeds Blend due to the Presence of the Unauthorised Pesticide Ethylene Oxide
Monday, 09 November 2020
|Category 2:||For Information|
|Alert Notification:||2020.64 (Update 1)|
|Product Identification:||For product details see table below.|
|Batch Code||For batch codes see table below.|
|Country Of Origin:||France|
Category 2 Food Alert for Information: Additional batches of 5 Seeds Blend are being withdrawn due to the presence of the unauthorised pesticide ethylene oxide.
Further to FSAI Food Alert 2020.64, further batches of 5 Seeds Blend are being withdrawn due to the presence of the pesticide ethylene oxide in the sesame seeds used in this product. This pesticide is not authorised for use in foods sold in the EU. The implicated batches were not sold directly to consumers, they were sold for use in service outlets such as bakeries only.