Food recalls and alerts in the European Union

Fish meal

Description:
Dioxins and dioxin-like polychlorobifenyls (sum: 3.99 ng/kg - ppt) in fish meal from Latvia
Classification:
Alert
The product have reached its market and is presenting a serious health risk to consumers. Products have or are in the process of being withdrawn from the market.
Hazards:

Dioxin-like polychlorobifenyls

Category: industrial contaminants

Result: Units: Date:
Sum: 3.99 Ng/kg - ppt 2012-07-17

Dioxins

Category: industrial contaminants

Result: Units: Date:
N/A N/A 2012-07-17
Product comes from:
Latvia
The product has been distributed to:
Poland
Notification issued by:
Poland
Basis of notification:
Official control on the market
Official control on the internal market of EEA (European Economic Area).
Distribution status:
Information on distribution not (yet) available
Action taken:
N/A
Brand:
N/A

The brand or company name is not published.

Type:
Feed
RASFF reference:
2012.1466
Notification created:
(2012-10-19)
Notification updated:
(2012-11-23)
Source:
Visit RASFF website for more information.