Category Archives: Mycotoxin

RASFF Alerts – Aflatoxin – Pistachio Kernels – Pistachios – Groundnuts – Peanuts – Dried Melon Seeds

European Food Alerts

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aflatoxins (B1 = 36.2; Tot. = 42 µg/kg – ppb) in pistachio kernels from Iran in Poland

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aflatoxins (B1 = 40.0; Tot. = 43.4 µg/kg – ppb) in pistachios from the United States in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 19; Tot. = 22 µg/kg – ppb) in groundnuts from India in the Netherlands

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aflatoxins (B1 = 7.1; Tot. = 8.1 µg/kg – ppb) in peanuts from Argentina in the Netherlands

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aflatoxins (B1 = 37; Tot. = 45 µg/kg – ppb) in pistachios from the United States in the Netherlands

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aflatoxins (B1 = 30.8; Tot. = 35.5 µg/kg – ppb) in dried melon seeds from Iran in Germany

Denmark – Risk of mold growth in Organic mayonnaise

DVFA

Scandic Food A / S is recalling REMA 1000 Organic Mayonnaise, as there is a risk of mold growth in the product

Recalled Foods , Published: April 9, 2021

Modified April 9, 2021
What food:
REMA 1000 Organic Mayonnaise
Net content: 210g
Best before date: 26-11-2021
Lot: L4

Sold in:REMA 1000 stores across the country
Company recalling:Scandic Food A / S

Cause:There is a risk of mold growth in the product.

Risk:mold growth makes the product unfit for human consumption.

Advice for consumers: The Danish
Veterinary and Food Administration advises consumers to deliver the product back to the store where it was purchased or to discard it.

RASFF Alerts – Aflatoxin – Curry Powder – Shrivelled Hazlenut Kernels – Pistachios – Watermelon Seeds – Hazlenuts – Peanuts – Shelled Almonds

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aflatoxins (B1 = 20; Tot. = 21 µg/kg – ppb) in curry powder from India in Switzerland

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aflatoxins (B1 = 21.4; Tot. = 118 µg/kg – ppb) in shrivelled hazelnut kernels from Georgia in Germany

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aflatoxins (Tot. = 103 µg/kg – ppb) in pistachios from the United States, dispatched from Turkey in Spain

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aflatoxins (B1 = 7.87; Tot. = 8.41 µg/kg – ppb) in watermelon seeds from Turkey in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 13.2; Tot. = 14.6 µg/kg – ppb) in hazelnuts from Turkey in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 12.9; Tot. = 15.6 µg/kg – ppb) in inshell peanuts from Turkey in Germany

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aflatoxins (Tot. = 68.1 µg/kg – ppb) in pistachios from Iran in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 14.8; Tot. = 16.7 µg/kg – ppb) in shelled almonds from Australia in Spain

RASFF Alerts – Ochratoxin A – Smoked Paprika Powder – Pepper

European Food Alerts

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ochratoxin A (35 µg/kg – ppb) in smoked paprika powder from Spain in the Netherlands

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ochratoxin A (26 µg/kg – ppb) in pepper from Spain in the Netherlands

RASFF Alerts – Aflatoxin – Dried Figs – Groundnuts- Coated Ravioli and BBQ Flavoured Peanuts – Peanut and Caramel Ice Cream Paste

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aflatoxins (B1 = 8; Tot. = 9.7 µg/kg – ppb) in coated ravioli and barbeque flavoured peanuts from China in the Netherlands

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aflatoxins (B1 = 37.6; Tot. = 45.9 µg/kg – ppb) in groundnuts from Egypt in Italy

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aflatoxins (B1 = 31; Tot. = 34 µg/kg – ppb) in dried figs from Turkey in France

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aflatoxins (B1 = 68; Tot. = 152 µg/kg – ppb) in dried figs from Turkey in France

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aflatoxins (B1 = 13.84; Tot. = 15.77 µg/kg – ppb) in organic dried chopped figs from Turkey in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 15.7; Tot. = 28.0 µg/kg – ppb) in dried figs from Turkey in France

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aflatoxins (B1 = 3.6; Tot. = 4.3 µg/kg – ppb) in peanut and caramel ice cream paste from Bosnia and Herzegovina in Croatia

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aflatoxins (B1 = 31; Tot. = 76 µg/kg – ppb) in dried figs from Turkey in France

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aflatoxins (B1 = 41; Tot. = 140 µg/kg – ppb) in dried figs from Turkey in France

RASFF Alert- Mycotoxin Ergot – Rye

European Food Alerts

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ergot (Claviceps purpurea) alkaloids (5807 mg/kg – ppm) in rye from Germany, via Poland in the Netherlands

RASFF Alert – Ochratoxin A – Dried Figs

European Food Alerts

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ochratoxin A (80.2 µg/kg – ppb) in dried figs from Spain in Switzerland

RASFF Alert – Animal Feed – Aflatoxin –

European Food Alerts

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aflatoxins (B1 = 0.025 mg/kg – ppm) in gluten corn from France, via the Netherlands in the Netherlands

Sri Lanka – Company importing unrefined coconut oil fails second Aflatoxin test

Adaderana

A company that imported unrefined coconut oil containing the carcinogen Aflatoxin has failed its second quality test as well, the Sri Lanka Standards Institution (SLSI) stated.

The company in question has failed due to its test reports indicating an overdose of Aflatoxin in the imported oil.

Accordingly, the company will have to re-export the relevant oil stocks.

Meanwhile, 03 more companies have appealed for a second test of their samples and their reports are due tomorrow (29).

Several companies are currently re-testing samples of imported unrefined coconut oil containing the potent carcinogen Aflatoxin.

These tests are carried out by the SLSI, the Food Safety Unit of the Ministry of Health, and the Industrial Technology Institute (ITI).

RASFF Alerts – Aflatoxin – Groundnuts – Shelled Pistachios – Sesame Seeds – Black Pepper – Nutmeg

European Food Alerts

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aflatoxins (B1 = 21; Tot. = 33 µg/kg – ppb) in groundnuts from Spain in the Netherlands

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aflatoxins (B1 = 69; Tot. = 70 mg/kg – ppm) in shelled pistachios from Iran, via Hong Kong in Italy

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aflatoxins (B1 = 32.6; Tot. = 36.0 µg/kg – ppb) in shelled pistachios from Iran, dispatched from Hong Kong in Italy

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aflatoxins (B1 = 38.0; Tot. = 40.0 µg/kg – ppb), Salmonella enterica ser. Chester (presence /25g) and Salmonella enterica ser. London (presence /25g) in sesame seeds from Iran in Finland

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aflatoxins (B1 = 9.5 µg/kg – ppb) in black pepper from Indonesia, via France in Switzerland

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aflatoxins (B1 = 43.4; Tot. = 48.8 µg/kg – ppb) in nutmeg from Indonesia in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 25; Tot. = 30 / B1 = 40; Tot. = 50 µg/kg – ppb) in groundnuts from Egypt in the Netherlands

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Salmonella enterica ser. Ealing (presence /25g), Salmonella enterica ser. Kiambu (presence /25g) and Salmonella enterica ser. Newport (presence /25g) in black pepper from Brazil in Germany