Food recalls and alerts in the European Union

Canned snails in brine

Description:
Metal fragments in canned snails in brine from France
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 Products have or are in the process of being withdrawn from the market.
Hazard:

Metal fragments

Category: foreign bodies

Result: Units: Date:
N/A N/A N/A
Product comes from:
France
The product has been distributed to:
Belgium
Benin
Canada
Democratic Republic Of Congo (Zaire)
Germany
Luxembourg
Notification issued by:
Germany
Basis of notification:
Consumer complaint
Notification initiated through a consumer lodging a complaint with the competent authority
Distribution status:
Distribution restricted to notifying country
Action taken:
Recall from consumers
Brand:
N/A

The brand or company name is not published.

Type:
Food
RASFF reference:
2012.1773
Notification created:
(2012-12-28)
Notification updated:
(2013-01-09)
Source:
Visit RASFF website for more information.