RASFF Alert – Aflatoxin – Almond Kernels


RASFF -aflatoxins (B1 = 17.7; Tot. = 18.5 µg/kg – ppb) in almond kernels from Australia in Spain

RASFF Alert – Vibrio parahaemolyticus – Frozen Raw Whole Shrimps


RASFF -Vibrio parahaemolyticus (present /25g) in frozen raw whole shrimps ( Penaeus monodon) from Bangladesh In France

RASFF Alert – Animal Feed – Moulds – Beet Pulp


RASFF -dried beet pulp from Ukraine infested with moulds in Poland

RASFF Alert – Animal Feed – Aflatoxin – Groundnuts for Bird Feed


RASFF -aflatoxins (B1 = 160 µg/kg – ppb) in groundnuts for birdfeed from the United States in the UK

RASFF Alert – Animal Feed – Salmonella – Poultry MEal – Frozen Raw Pet Food


RASFF -Salmonella (present /25g) in poultry meal from Ukraine in Cyprus

RASFF -Salmonella enterica ser. Agona (presence /25g) and Salmonella enterica ser. Derby (presence /25g) in frozen raw pet food from the Netherlands

USA -Salmonella Outbreak at Al Basha Restaurant in Seattle, WA

Food Poisoning Bulletin

Salmonella outbreak at Al Basha Restaurant in Seattle, Washington has sickened at least three people. One person has been hospitalized. That restaurant is located at 2302 1st Avenue in Seattle. The dates that the ill persons ate there are September 15, 22, and 23, 2019.

UK-Ten E.coli cases identified on Isle of Wight — Public Health England issues safety advice – E.coli O157

County Press

TEN E.coli cases have been identified on the Isle of Wight — prompting Public Health England (PHE) to issue health advice.

PHE has been working with the Isle of Wight Council’s environmental health team following reports of four cases of E.coli O157 infection in children who visited the Island in early October.

Investigators are awaiting test results and enquiries are ongoing into the possible source of the infection.

Since September, there have been six other cases of E.coli O157 infection reported among residents or visitors to the Island.