Category Archives: Ochratoxin

Belgium – “PIMENTAO DOCE” (sweet paprika, 50g) from the Dom Duarte brand – Ochratoxin A

AFSCA

Recall of ALIMENTAR SRL
Product: “PIMENTAO DOCE” (sweet paprika, 50g) from the Dom Duarte brand.
Problem: too high ochratoxin A content (exceeding the standard).
In agreement with the AFSCA, ALIMENTAR SRL withdraws the sweet paprika “PIMENTAO DOCE” (50g) of the Dom Duarte brand from sale and recalls it to consumers because of too high a content of ochratoxin A (exceeding the standard ).

ALIMENTAR SRL asks its customers not to consume this product and to bring it back to the point of sale where it was purchased where it will be refunded.

Product description

– Product category: sweet paprika
– Product name: PIMENTAO DOCE
– Brand: DOM DUARTE
– Best before date (DDM): 30/06/2024
– Batch number: L 169S20
– Sale period: from 20 / 01/2021 to 04/28/2021
– Type of packaging: plastic package
– Weight: 50g

       

The product was distributed by: ALIMENTAR SRL (Anderlecht) and sold through various points of sale in Belgium.

For any further information , contact:
Madam: Maïté Pereira
Email address: info@alimentar.be

RASFF Alert – Mycotoxin – Ochratoxin A – Paprika Powder

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Ochratoxin A in paprika powder from Portugal in the Netherlands, Belgium and Portugal

RASFF Alerts – Ochratoxin A – Dried Figs – Raisins

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Ochratoxin A in dried figs from Turkey, via Germany in Switzerland

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Ochratoxin A in raisins from Pakistan in Romania

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Ochratoxin A in raisins from Uzbekistan in Latvia

RASFF Alerts – Ochratoxin A – Crispbreads – Dried Seeded Raisins

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ochratoxin A (2.9; 3.7 µg/kg – ppb) in crispbreads from Sweden in Sweden

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ochratoxin A (23.5 µg/kg – ppb) in dried seeded raisins from Turkey in Bulgaria

Sweden – Leksand’s crispbread recalls a limited batch of bread due to mold toxins – Ochratoxin A

Livsmedelsverket

Leksands Knäckebröd recalls a limited batch of breads Brown-baked Crispy Round, Brown-saved Crackle Triangle, Mini-square Brown-baked, Round-shaped Normal-baked and Round-browned. Sampling has shown a content of the mold toxin ochratoxin that exceeds the limit value. 

Leksands Knäckebröd recalls a limited batch of Brown-saved Crack Round, Brown-saved Crack Triangle, Minirut Brown-saved, Round-Normal-baked and Round-brown-saved.

Leksands Knäckebröd encourages all customers who have bought the mentioned products with expiration dates 2022-01-09 and 2022-01-10 to throw away the crispbread and contact customer service on the website for compensation. Other best-before dates or other products from Leksands Knäckebröd are not affected.

The recall concerns the products:

Leksand’s Crispbread Brown-baked Crispy Round
Leksand’s Crispbread Brown-baked Crispy Triangle
Leksand’s Crispbread Mini square Brown-baked
Leksand’s Crispbread Round square Normal-baked
Leksand’s Crispbread Round-brown Browned

Best-before date: 2022-01-09 and 2022-01-10

Leksands Knäckebröd apologizes and takes what happened seriously.

Product safety and consumer confidence are of the highest priority and measurements are made continuously. Leksands Knäckebröd cooperates with the National Food Administration to ensure that precautionary measures are followed. Similar cases have not been detected before. Leksands Knäckebröd has taken further measures to ensure that we continue to have a high level of product safety.

Contact:
Customer service https://www.leksands.se/kontakt/reklamationer/
Mail: lb@leksandsbrod.se
Phone number: 0247- 448 00

RASFF Alerts – Ochratoxin A – Smoked Paprika Powder – Pepper

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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 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 – Ochratoxin A – Broken Nutmeg

European Food Alerts

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ochratoxin A (24.3 µg/kg – ppb) in broken nutmeg from Indonesia in the Netherlands

France – Product recall: AUCHAN brand Basmati rice 1kg – Ochratoxin A

Oulah

Product recall: AUCHAN brand Basmati rice 1kg

ENCOUNTERED PROBLEM

Ochratoxin A detection

PROPOSED SOLUTION

Do not consume and bring back to the point of sale.

Ochratoxin A is a mycotoxin produced by certain molds and which can be present in cereals, canned meats, fresh and dried fruits, or cheeses. Some products analyzed have a content higher than the regulatory limit. This contamination could present a potential risk in the event of repeated long-term consumption.

FURTHER INFORMATION

▸ Barcode
3596710387403

▸ Lot

▸ DDM
11/21/2022

▸ Consumer service contact
03 27 20 09 09 (office hours)

▸ Source
https://www.auchan.fr/

RASFF Alert – Ochratoxin A – Ground Coffee – Basmati Rice – Pistchios Kernels

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ochratoxin A (7.6 µg/kg – ppb) in ground coffee from Germany, with raw material from Serbia in Switzerland

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ochratoxin A (5.26 µg/kg – ppb) in basmati rice from the Netherlands in Germany

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aflatoxins (B1 = 14; Tot. = 32 µg/kg – ppb) in pistachio kernels from Iran, dispatched from Turkey in Belgium