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Food alert - UK

Ref - FAFA/03/2016

Heads of Environmental Health Services should be aware that HS Glasgow Foods Ltd, Unit 2 11, Keppochhill Place, Glasgow, G21 1HS has been operating without Local Authority approval and has produced Chicken Pakora, Vegetable Pakora and Pakora Sauce (there may be other products, however these products are the ones the   FBO was known to want to produce.

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Food Standards Scotland calls for urgent action on eating out in Scotland

Food Standards Scotland (FSS) today (19 October 2016) published its latest diet and nutrition paper ‘Diet and nutrition: update on setting the direction for the Scottish diet’, which highlights the need for urgent action to improve food and drink eaten outside the home for both adults and children in Scotland.

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Food Standards Scotland’s Consumer Tracking Survey confirms the majority of Scots don’t follow healthy eating recommendations

Food Standards Scotland (FSS) has today (14 October) published the results from its second Food in Scotland Consumer Tracking Survey, showing that while most people in Scotland are aware of healthy eating recommendations, the majority do not follow them.

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Mackays Ltd is recalling two condiment products which contain sulphur dioxide which is not mentioned on the label

Mackays Ltd is recalling two condiment products which contain sulphur dioxide which is not mentioned on the label. This means the products are a possible health risk for anyone with a sensitivity to sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites.

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Food Standards Scotland response to the Soft Drinks Industry levy

Food Standards Scotland acknowledges the soft drinks industry levy (SDIL) as a welcome measure that may drive further reformulation of soft drinks.

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