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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.

Allergy alert - UK

Optima Consumer Health Care recalls Glucosamine Tablets and Omega Choice 3-6-9 capsules due to incorrect allergen labelling

Optima Consumer Healthcare Limited is recalling Optima Glucosamine tablets which contain fish, molluscs and crustaceans and, Omega Choice 3-6-9 capsules which contain sesame and soya. These allergens are not correctly identified on the label and are a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to fish, molluscs, crustaceans, sesame or soya.

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Food alert - UK

Sushi Daily recalls its Sushigari (ginger) because it may contain small pieces of glass

Sushi Daily is recalling a batch of its Sushigari (ginger) sold in jars at their kiosks in some Waitrose and Sainsbury’s stores because the product may contain small pieces of glass. The presence of glass makes this product unsafe to eat and presents a safety risk.

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Allergy alert - UK

Boots recalls ‘Delicious Pineapple and Berry Compote’ because of undeclared milk

Boots is recalling its ‘Delicious Pineapple and Berry Compote’ because it contains milk which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.

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News

Statement from FSS’s Chief Executive, Geoff Ogle, on the Russell Hume incident

Food Standards Scotland is working with the Food Standards Agency on an investigation in relation to Russell Hume.

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Allergy alert - UK

Community Foods is recalling ‘Natural Days Ground Rice Flour’ because of undeclared milk

Community Foods is recalling ‘Natural Days Ground Rice Flour’ because it contains undeclared milk which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.

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