Food recalls and alerts in the European Union

Pomegranate juice

Description:
Unauthorised use of colour E 102 - tartrazine (1.1 mg/l) and of colour E 129 - Allura Red AC (11.9 mg/l) in pomegranate juice from Russia
Classification:
Information for follow-up
Hazards:

Unauthorised use of colour E 102 - tartrazine

Category: food additives and flavourings

Result: Units: Date:
1.1 Mg/l 2012-09-24

Unauthorised use of colour E 129 - Allura Red AC

Category: food additives and flavourings

Result: Units: Date:
11.9 Mg/l 2012-09-24
Product comes from:
Russia
The product has been distributed to:
Estonia
Poland
Notification issued by:
Estonia
Basis of notification:
Official control on the market
Official control on the internal market of EEA (European Economic Area).
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:
2013.0003
Notification created:
(2013-01-03)
Notification updated:
(2013-01-03)
Source:
Visit RASFF website for more information.