Co-op is recalling Co-op Irresistible Scottish Breaded Ham because it contains wheat (gluten) which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to wheat or gluten.
Product: Co-op Irresistible Scottish Breaded Ham
Pack size: 120g
‘Use By’ date: 13th April 2017 (detailed on the product as 13 Apr)
No other Co-op products are known to be affected.
Food Standards Scotland is working closely with the local authority and Co-op, who have confirmed that they have taken immediate precautionary action.
For more on Food Standards Scotland’s work on allergens, please visit: http://www.foodstandards.gov.scot/food-safety-standards/food-allergy.
If consumers still have concerns, they may wish to go to http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/food-allergy/Pages/Intro1.aspx for further advice on food allergens and intolerances.