Giovanni Di Firenze Salt Mill Recall [UK]


Giovanni Di Firenze Salt Mills Recall [UK]

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UK FlagUK/London: Boyne Valley Group, a Drogheda, County Meath, Ireland establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Giovanni Di Firenze Salt Mills from the British marketplace due to suspected plastic component detachment and consequential risks of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage and bowel obstruction, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention to minimize suffering and prevent life-changing injury.

FSA: http://ht.ly/7RhE30rTgu7

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-alerts/alert/fsa-prin-48-2021

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

  • Giovanni Di Firenze All-Natural Pink Himalayan Salt Mills, sold in 90 gram bottles with a batch/lot code of L14070V and a best-before date of 31 March 2024
  • Giovanni Di Firenze All-Natural Pink Mediterranean Salt Mills, sold in 90 gram bottles with a batch/lot code of L14070V and a best-before date of 31 March 2024

==> No barcodes, EANs, item numbers, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the FSA, Boyne Valley Group has recalls certain batch/lots of Giovanni Di Firenze Salt Mills from the British marketplace due to suspected component detachment and consequential risks of plastic fragment contamination. As a direct result of this suspected defect, you should not use the recalled Salt Mills identified above.

In general, if bone, glass, metal, plastic and/or rubber fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

==> 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 garbage, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

Proposed Remedy:
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Salt Mills, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the Salt Mills to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-9-9, your closest hospital A&E or emergency centre equipped to properly treat plastic fragment contamination and consequential risks of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage and bowel obstruction.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Boyne Valley Group by e-mail at info@boynevalley.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Salt Mills, please search for “salt” or more generically, “spices” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Plastic Fragment contamination, please search for “plastic” or more generically, “fragment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Choking hazards, please search for “Choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Ingestion hazards, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Laceration hazards, please search for “Laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning Bowel Obstruction hazards, please search for “bowel” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Boyne Valley Group, please search for “Boyne Valley” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Giovanni Di Firenze brand, please search for “Giovanni Di Firenze” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
FSA Ref: FSA-PRIN-48-2021
Recalls Direct RIN: 14869-2021
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