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Allergy alert - Scotland

Mackie’s of Scotland is recalling a number of Salted Caramel Real Dairy Ice Cream Flashed ‘New Improved Recipe’ due to incorrect labelling

Mackie’s of Scotland is recalling Salted Caramel Real Dairy Ice Cream Flashed ‘New Improved Recipe’ as egg has not been correctly labelled. This product contains egg making it a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg.

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Food Standards Scotland - E. coli outbreak

As of 5 September 2016, the Incident Management Team investigating the E. coli outbreak linked to certain batches of Dunsyre Blue cheese declared the outbreak to be over and in accordance with procedure, has stood down.

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Errington Cheese instigates precautionary recall of Dunsyre Blue Cheese batch E24 as it may contain shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC)

Errington Cheese has instigated a precautionary recall of Dunsyre Blue cheese from a specific batch E24 because it may contain STEC

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Food alert - Scotland

Errington Cheese Ltd instigates precautionary recall of Batch E24 of Dunsyre Blue Cheese

Errington Cheese Ltd has instigated a precautionary recall of batch E24 of Dunsyre Blue cheese as it may contain shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC), a type of bacteria that is potentially harmful to health.

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Statement from Food Standards Scotland regarding the recent E. coli O157 Outbreak

Food Standards Scotland (FSS) has been part of a multi-agency Incident Management Team (IMT), chaired by Health Protection Scotland, which has been investigating an outbreak of E.coli O157 in Scotland. (E. coli O157 is one of a group of harmful bacteria known as Shiga toxin E. coli or STEC.)

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