Denmark – Risk of Aflatoxin b1 in dried figs

Aarstiderne A / S recalls dried figs, due to risk of content of aflatoxin b1 in the product

Recalled Foods , Published: December 18, 2020

Which food
Dried figs
Net content: 1 kg
Best before date: 01.07.2021
Country of origin: Spain

Sold where The
product was sold in the period 8 November 2020 – 17 December 2020 via Aarstiderne.com, Arstiderna.com and in Aarstidernes Gårdbutik at Krogerup Avlsgaard, Krogerup 3, 3050 Humlebæk and Aarstidernes Gårdbutik on Banegaarden, Otto Busses Vej 45, 2450 København SV.

Company recalling
Aarstiderne A / S

Cause
At a random check taken by the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, aflatoxin b1 has been found in the product.

Risk
Aflatoxin is a toxin produced by molds and can be carcinogenic.

Advice for consumers
Consumers are advised to discard the product or return it to the store where it was purchased.

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