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Belgium – Pink Peanut Kernels from the Lac Vo Hong brand -Aflatoxin

AFSCA

FASFC product recall
Product: Pink Peanut Kernels from the Lac Vo Hong brand.
Problem: Too high aflatoxin content.


The FASFC is today recalling consumers of Pink Peanut Kernels of the Lac Vo Hong brand.

This recall follows a notification via the RASFF system (European Food and Feed Rapid Alert System), concerning too high aflatoxin content.

It has therefore been decided to withdraw this product from sale and to recall it from consumers.

Product description:

– Product name: Pink Peanut Kernels
– Brand: Lac Vo Hong
– Batch number: NSX20/11/2021
– Expiry date (BDD): 20/11/2023
– Weight: 500g
– Nature of the packaging: plastic packaging

The product was distributed via:

Tinie’s 1050 Brussels 34 Rue des Cygnes
Kung Fu Store 4000 Liège 8 Rue De La Madeleine
Kathmandu bvba 3000 Leuven Brusselsestraat 124

For any additional information, you can contact the FASFC contact point for consumers: 0800/13.550 or pointdecontact@afsca.be .

Belgium – Coprosain brand smoked Antwerpen fillet – Listeria monocytogenes

AFSCA

Coprosain recall
Product: Coprosain brand smoked Antwerpen fillet.
Problem: Presence of Listeria.
In agreement with the FASFC, Coprosain withdraws the Filet d’Anvers from the Coprosain brand from sale and recalls it from consumers due to the presence of Listeria.

Coprosain asks its customers not to consume this product and to return it to the point of sale where it was purchased and where it will be reimbursed.

Description of products

  • Product name: Antwerp fillet
  • Brand: Coprosain
  • Use-by dates:02/06/2022-03/06/2022-04/06/2022-05/06/2022-08/06/2022-09/06/2022-16/06/2022-17/06 /2022
  • Batch number: 22123-22124-22125-22126-22129-22130-22137-22138
  • Sale period: from 30-04-22 to 20-05-2022
  • Type of packaging: vacuum-packed plastic bags and bulk at the counter
  • Weight: variable depending on the product

The product was distributed by

  • Coprosain – Rue de l’Abbaye 4 7800 Ath
  • Coprosain – Chaussée d’Ophain16 a 1420 Braine l’alleud
  • Coprosain – Avenue de Maire 139/4 7500 Tournai
  • Ixelles, Enghien, Woluwé-Saint-Pierre, Auderghem, Jette, Ottignies, Tournai, Woluwé-saint-Lambert public markets
  • At the Bio Village – Rue de Tournai 97 7972 Quevaucamps
  • At the Farm – Chaussée de la Liberation 17 7911 Hacquegnies
  • PROXY DELHAIZE – Route d’Hacquegnies 11 7911 Frasnes
  • COQUELOCOOP – Route d’Ath 434, 7050 Jurbise

And online via https://laruchequiditoui.be/fr-BE

For any further information , contact
JP Chantry – Coprosain 068/269380 – jp.chantry@coprosain.be

Belgium – Update – Abbey cheese 230g from the Carrefour brand – Listeria monocytogenes

AFSCA

05/12/2022 (update of 05/09/2022)
Recall from Carrefour
Product: Abbey cheese 230g from the Carrefour brand.
Problem: suspicion of the presence of listeria monocytogenes.


Brussels, 09/05/2022 – Following an inspection and as a precautionary measure to guarantee consumer safety, the MILCOBEL company is requesting that the 230g Carrefour brand Abbey cheese sold in the CATERER section of certain stores be withdrawn from the market Carrefour and Mestdagh in Belgium and remind consumers of this following the possible presence of listeria.

Name: Abbey cheese 230g
EAN code: 3060921462469
Date of minimum durability: All MBDs between 05/12/2022 and 05/14/2022

This product was marketed in the packaged fresh section of your Carrefour or Mestdagh store

from 04/15/2022 to 05/04/2022.

Carrefour has decided, in collaboration with the AFSCA (Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain), to recall these products from consumers.

All products have been withdrawn from sale. Some of these products were, however, marketed on the Belgian market before the withdrawal measure. It is therefore recommended that people who hold the products described above do not consume them and destroy them or bring them back to the point of sale where they will be refunded to you.

People who have consumed the products mentioned above and who have a fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches, are invited to consult their doctor and report this consumption. These symptoms may be aggravated in young children, immunocompromised subjects and the elderly. These symptoms may suggest listeriosis, a disease with an incubation period of up to eight weeks.

For any additional information , you can contact the Carrefour Belgium consumer service by dialing the free number 0800.9.10.11, from 8.30 a.m. to 8 p.m. on working days and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. The MILCOBEL Company apologizes to the customers of Carrefour and Mestdagh for the inconvenience caused.

Belgium – Ground Cumin from the Buhara brand – Salmonella

AFSCA

05/11/2022
FASFC recall
Product: ground cumin from the Buhara brand.
Problem: possible presence of Salmonella.


The FASFC is today recalling consumers of ground cumin of the Buhara brand. This recall follows a RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) concerning the possible presence of Salmonella.

The FASFC asks not to consume these products and to bring them back to the point of sale where they were purchased.

Product Description :

Product Category: Spices Product
Name: Ground Cumin
Brand: Buhara

Batch Expiry date (DDM) Weight

420032022 03-01-2023 70 GR
420052022 05-01-2024 500 GR
420132022 13-01-2024 200 GR
420202022 20-01-2024 70 GR
420242012 20 GR 420242012 242-4-15
420322022 01-02-2024 70 GR
420452022 14-02-2024 150 GR
420482022 17-02-2024 150 GR
420592022 28-02-2024 70 GR
420662022 07-03-2024 150 GR
420682022 09-03-2024 500 gr.
423352021 07-09-2023 70 GR
423522021 18-12-2023 70 GR

This product was sold through multiple outlets.

For any additional information, you can contact the FASFC contact point for consumers: 0800/13.550 or pointdecontact@afsca.be .

Belgium – Abbey cheese 230g from the Carrefour brand – Listeria monocytogenes

AFSCA

Recall from Carrefour
Product: Abbey cheese 230g from the Carrefour brand.
Problem: suspicion of the presence of listeria monocytogenes.

Brussels, 09/05/2022 – Following an inspection and as a precautionary measure to guarantee consumer safety, the MILCOBEL company is requesting that the 230g Carrefour brand Abbey cheese sold in the CATERER section of certain stores be withdrawn from the market Carrefour and Mestdagh in Belgium and remind consumers of this following the possible presence of listeria.

Name: Fromage d’Abbaye 230g
EAN code: 3060921462469
Date of minimum durability: All DDM between 05/12/2022 and 05/14/2022
Batch numbers: 5404454I, 5500955I, 5903159I and 5A0735AI.

This product was marketed in the packaged fresh section of your Carrefour or Mestdagh store

from 04/15/2022 to 05/04/2022.

Carrefour has decided, in collaboration with the AFSCA (Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain), to recall these products from consumers.

All products have been withdrawn from sale. Some of these products were, however, marketed on the Belgian market before the withdrawal measure. It is therefore recommended that people who hold the products described above do not consume them and destroy them or bring them back to the point of sale where they will be refunded to you.

People who have consumed the products mentioned above and who have a fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches, are invited to consult their doctor and report this consumption. These symptoms may be aggravated in young children, immunocompromised subjects and the elderly. These symptoms may suggest listeriosis, a disease with an incubation period of up to eight weeks.

For any additional information , you can contact the Carrefour Belgium consumer service by dialing the free number 0800.9.10.11, from 8.30 a.m. to 8 p.m. on working days and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. The MILCOBEL Company apologizes to the customers of Carrefour and Mestdagh for the inconvenience caused.

Belgium – Original Cracker Nuts from the Nagaraya brand – Aflatoxin

AFSCA

FASFC recall
Product: Original Cracker Nuts from the Nagaraya brand.
Problem: Aflatoxin content too high.
The FASFC is withdrawing the Original Cracker Nuts (160 g) of the Nagaraya brand from sale and recalling them from consumers due to an excessively high aflatoxin content.

This recall is being issued in response to a RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) alert.

The FASFC asks not to consume these products and to bring them back to the point of sale where they were purchased.


Product Description: Product

Name: Original Cracker Nuts
Brand: Nagaraya Best Before
Date (BDD): 18/07/2023
Batch Number: 000049798
Weight: 160g.
Type of packaging: plastic bag

This product was sold via several points of sale:

Kam Yuen Supermarket NV– Rue de la Vierge Noire 2-4, 1000 Brussels
Ofeljay Store – Sint-Salvatorstraat 61/2, 9000 Ghent
Sun Wah Supermarket – Van Wesenbekestraat 16-18, 2050 Antwerp

For any further information , you can contact the contact point FASFC for consumers: 0800/13.550 or pointdecontact@afsca.be .

Belgium – ‘Brugge Broodje Classic Pain’ cheese produced by Milcobel – Listeria monocytogenes

AFSCA

Recall from Milcobel
Product: ‘Brugge Broodje Classic Pain’ cheese produced by Milcobel.
Problem: Possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes.
In collaboration with the FASFC, Milcobel is organizing a recall of kaas cheese ‘Brugge Broodje’. The company is taking this action after listeria contamination was established at the Moorslede factory.

Milcobel asks the consumer not to consume the products below and to return them to the point of sale.

Consumers who purchased the recalled products are advised not to consume them and to return them to the store where they were purchased for a refund.


‘Brugge Broodje Classic Bread’ (200 grams, slices)

• Brand: ‘Brugge Broodje’
• Date of minimum durability (BDD): 31 May 2022
• Batch number: 101
• Sales period: from 14 April 2022
• Type of packaging: plastic
• Weight: 200 g
• This product has been distributed by OKay and Makro

For other cheeses, supplied by Milcobel to other processing or distribution companies, a recall is being prepared by the buyers concerned, who will inform the consumers.
For more information , consumers can contact customer service at brands@milcobel.com , recall@milcobel.com or call +32 50 65 59 03 (available between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on working days).

Belgium – Ground Cumin from the Larissa brand – Salmonella

AFSCA

FASFC recall
Product: ground cumin from the Larissa brand.
Problem: possible presence of Salmonella.

The FASFC is today recalling consumers of ground cumin (1kg) of the Larissa brand. This recall follows a RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) concerning the possible presence of Salmonella.

The FASFC asks not to consume these products and to bring them back to the point of sale where they were purchased.

Product Description :

Product category: spices
Product name: ground cumin
Brand: Larissa Best before
date (BDD): 27/01/2024
Batch number: 420322022

This product was sold through multiple outlets.

For any additional information, you can contact the FASFC contact point for consumers: 0800/13.550 or pointdecontact@afsca.be .

Belgium – SHELLED PISTACHIOS, ITALIAN MIX and MIXED NUTS WITH DRIED OLIVES- Aflatoxin

AFSCA

Recall from Delhaize
Product: SHELLED PISTACHIOS, ITALIAN MIX and MIXED NUTS WITH DRIED OLIVES.
Problem: too high aflatoxin content.


Delhaize asks its customers not to consume and to bring the products below back to the store.

In collaboration with the FASFC, Delhaize has decided to withdraw these products from the market and to recall them from consumers due to too high aflatoxin content.

Product information:

Name: SHELLED PISTACHIOS
Brand: Delhaize
EAN code: 5400112508633 Best
before: all dates between 06/21/2022 and 09/11/2022

Name: ITALIAN MIX
Brand: Delhaize
EAN code: 5400112326770 Best
before: all dates between 06/16/2022 and 08/27/2022

Name: MIXED NUTS WITH DRIED OLIVES
Brand: Delhaize
EAN code: 5400113689720 Best
before: all dates between 06/12/2022 and 08/18/2022

Marketing period: from 29/12/2021 to 25/03/2022

Every day, Delhaize carries out hundreds of internal quality controls in order to guarantee the quality and food safety of its products at all times.

In the meantime, Delhaize has already taken all affected products off the shelves and tightened checks on products and suppliers. Customers who have purchased these products are asked not to consume them. Customers have the option of returning the products in question to the point of sale where they purchased them. Reimbursement for each affected item is guaranteed.

Other products of the same assortment are not affected and can therefore be consumed in complete safety. Delhaize would like to apologize for the inconvenience caused.

For further information , customers can contact our Customer Service on the free number 0800/95 713.

Belgium – Conimex brand “Panklare nasi” rice- Mold/Mould

AFSCA

Recall by Albert Heijn
Product: Conimex brand “Panklare nasi” rice.
Problem: The packaging may have small holes, which could lead to the formation of mold.

In agreement with the FASFC, Albert Heijn withdraws lots L1194N41, L1229N41 & L1230N41 from “Conimex Panklare nasi”. Albert Heijn is withdrawing the product from sale because the packaging may have small holes, which could lead to mold formation. Albert Heijn asks its customers not to consume this product and to return it to a point of sale. For more information, customers can consult the website www.ah.be or call the number 0800 777 05.

Product Description

• Category: rice
• Product name: Conimex Panklare nasi
• Brand: Conimex
• Best before date (BDD): 13/07/2022, 17/08/2022 & 18/08/2022
• Batch: L1194N41, L1229N41 & L1230N41
• Type of packaging: airtight bag
• Weight: 230 g

For further information , contact Albert Heijn on 0800 777 05