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News & Alerts

Search through all of Food Standards Scotland’s news and events items, including food alerts such as product recalls.

News

FSS Board Meeting 16 August

The next Board meeting will be held at our Food Standards Scotland offices in Aberdeen: Pilgrim House, Old Ford Road, Aberdeen, AB11 5RL on 16th August 2017.

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Food alert - UK

Cornish Charcuterie recalls various types of its pates and rillettes because of a failure of procedures to control Clostridium botulinum

Cornish Charcuterie is recalling various types of pates and rillettes because of concerns over the company’s procedures in place to control Clostridium botulinum.

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Allergy alert - UK

Tesco recalls a batch of its Creamy Leek and Bacon Cooking Sauce because of undeclared egg

Tesco is recalling a batch of its Creamy Leek and Bacon Cooking Sauce because it contains egg which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg.

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Blog

Chief Scientific Advisor Blog - How Food Standards Scotland is using science and evidence in diet and nutrition

Food is one of the great pleasures in life and we all enjoy some foods we know are not so good for us.

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Food alert - UK

Peter’s Food Service recalls various baked goods products as they may contain glass fragments

Peter’s Food Service Ltd recalls several baked meat and vegetarian pasty products because they may contain glass fragments. Products include ASDA, LIDL and Peter’s brand products.

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