Recall of a Batch of USN Ultralean Nutrition Shake Due to Very High Levels of Selenium

Thursday, 3 March 2016

Summary
Category 1:

For Action

Alert Notification:

2016.09

Product:

USN Body Makeover Series Premium MRP Diet Fuel Ultralean Nutrition Shake, Vanilla Cream Flavour; pack size: 1 kg.

Batch Code:

B:P1G151106/01; best before date: 06/2017

Country Of Origin:

Belgium

Message:

The above batch of USN Ultralean Nutrition Shake is subject to recall as it was found to contain very high levels of selenium (165 times the labelled amount) which may pose an unacceptable risk to consumers.  A point-of-sale recall notice should be displayed in shops that sold this implicated batch.  Note: The batch code is located on the base of the container.

Action Required:

Inspectors:

Environmental Health Officers (EHOs) are requested, as part of routine inspections, to check food businesses to determine if this affected batch is on sale. If found, EHOs should ensure that the implicated batch is removed from sale and a point-of-sale notice is displayed at retail level.  Please notify the FSAI (rapidalert@fsai.ie) of the name and address of any suppliers of this product.

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Businesses that have sold the implicated batch directly to consumers must place a point-of sale-notice in store and/or on their website to inform their customers not to consume this batch.  Food business operators should inform their local EHO.

Consumers:

Consumers are advised not to consume the implicated batch of USN Body Makeover Series Premium MRP Diet Fuel Ultralean Nutrition Shake.  Consumers who may have already consumed this batch and are feeling unwell should seek medical advice.

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