TRS Whole Chillies Extra Hot Recall [UK]


UK FlagUK/London: UK Food Standards AgencyTRS Wholesale Ltd recalls certain batch/lots of TRS Whole Chillies Extra Hot due to suspected high levels of Aflatoxins and consequential increased risk of Cancer, a serious health hazard. FSA: http://ht.ly/ByXQ30eT7W3

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-updates/news/2017/16475/trs-wholesale-ltd-recalls-chillies-aflatoxins

Additional information:
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Whole Chillies are subject to recall:

  • TRS Whole Chillies Extra Hot, sold in 50 gram packages with a best-before date of 28 February 2019 and a batch/lot code of P170221

==> No barcodes, UPCs, or EANs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the FSA, TRS Wholesale Ltd has recalled the above-identified Whole Chillies because the food is not in compliance with the maximum allowable level for Aflatoxins, a type of toxin found naturally in some foods that have been linked to increased risk of Cancer when eaten at high levels.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Whole Chillies, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated Chillies, please search for “chili” (please note the use of American spelling in this search term) using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Aflatoxin contamination, please search for “Aflatoxin” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Cancer or carcinogenicity, please search for “Cancer” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
FSA Ref: FSA-PRIN-35-2017
Recalls Direct RIN: 9157-2017
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