Withdrawal of Gold River Quality Mixed Salad Leaves due to the Possible Presence of Cryptosporidium
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
|Category 1:||For Action|
|Product Identification:||Gold River Quality Mixed Salad Leaves (Seasonal Salad Box); pack size: 1kg|
|Batch Code||All batch codes, all best before dates.|
|Country Of Origin:||Ireland|
Category 1 Food Alert for Action: All batches of Gold River Quality Mixed Salad Leaves are being withdrawn from sale due to the possible presence of Cryptosporidium.
All batches of Gold River Quality Mixed Salad Leaves (Seasonal Salad Box) are being withdrawn from sale as a precaution, due to the possible presence of Cryptosporidium.
Nature Of Danger:
Cryptosporidium is a microscopic parasite which causes cryptosporidiosis, a common form of gastroenteritis. Watery diarrhoea is the most common symptom of cryptosporidiosis, which can be particularly serious for young children, older people, pregnant women and people with weakened immune systems.
EHOs are requested to notify the FSAI at email@example.com, if the implicated batches are found to be in use at catering premises.
Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:
Caterers should not use the implicated batches.