Food recalls and alerts in the European Union

Different cheeses (goat, sheep and cow milk)

Description:
Listeria monocytogenes (190 - 4500 CFU/g) in different cheeses (goat, sheep and cow milk) 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 Products have or are in the process of being withdrawn from the market.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:

Listeria monocytogenes

Category: pathogenic micro-organisms

Result: Units: Date:
190 - 4500 CFU/g 2012-12-12
Product comes from:
France
The product has been distributed to:
Andorra
Austria
Belgium
Czech Republic
France
Germany
Italy
Lebanon
Luxembourg
Netherlands
Spain
Switzerland
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Notification issued by:
France
Basis of notification:
Company's own check
Notification initiated through a company notifying the outcome of an own-check to the competent authority
Distribution status:
Distribution to other member countries
Action taken:
Recall from consumers
Brand:
N/A

The brand or company name is not published.

Type:
Food
RASFF reference:
2012.1774
Notification created:
(2012-12-28)
Notification updated:
(2013-01-09)
Source:
Visit RASFF website for more information.