Updated Withdrawal of Sesame Seed Bagels due to Elevated Level of the Unauthorised Pesticide Ethylen
Tuesday, 06 October 2020
|Category 2:||For Information|
|Alert Notification:||2020.63 (Update 1)|
|Product Identification:||Sesame Seed Bagels; pack size: 115g x30|
|Batch Code||0239, 0247 and 0197; best before dates: 26/08/2021, 03/09/2021 and 15/07/2021|
|Country Of Origin:||Belgium|
Category 2 Food Alert for Information: Batches of Sesame Seed Bagels have been withdrawn due to an elevated level of the pesticide ethylene oxide.
Further to FSAI Food Alert 2020.63, an additional batch of Sesame Seed Bagels has been withdrawn due to an elevated level of the pesticide ethylene oxide in the sesame seeds originating from India. This pesticide is not authorised for use in foods sold in the EU. The implicated batch was supplied to a number of restaurants.