Recall of Batches of NutsinBulk Sesame Seeds due to the Presence of the Unauthorised Pesticide Ethylene Oxide

Thursday, 28 January 2021

Summary
Category 2:

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Alert Notification:

2021.12

Product:

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Batch Code:

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Country Of Origin:

India

Message:

The above batches of NutsinBulk Sesame Seeds are being recalled due to the presence of the unauthorised pesticide ethylene oxide. This pesticide is not authorised for use in foods sold in the EU. Although the consumption of products containing the contaminated sesame seeds does not pose an immediate risk to health, there may be heath issues if there is continued consumption of ethylene oxide over a long period. Therefore, exposure to this substance needs to be minimised. The implicated batches have been sold directly to consumers via online purchase, affected customers will be contacted by NutsinBulk.

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