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Notification details - 2018.3347

too high content of cyanide (2723; 2656 mg/kg - ppm) in organic bitter apricot kernels from Germany, with raw material from Pakistan
2018.3347
food - alert - official control on the market
19/11/2018
withdrawal from the market
01/02/2019
distribution to other member countries
Germany (DE)
organic bitter apricot kernels
Yes
nuts, nut products and seeds
15/07/2019
Hazards
Substance / Hazard Category Analytical result Units Sampling date
too high content of cyanide biological contaminants (other) 2723; 2656 mg/kg - ppm 18/09/2018
Countries/organisations concerned (D = distribution, O = origin)
Austria (D) Denmark (D) Estonia (D) Germany (D/O) INFOSAN  Italy (D) Luxembourg (D) Pakistan (O) Portugal (D) Slovakia (D) Slovenia (D) Spain (D) Switzerland (D)