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Notification details - 2014.1062

benzo(a)pyrene (5.12 µg/kg - ppb) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (46.35 µg/kg - ppb) in cocoa bean powder from Spain
2014.1062
food - alert - official control on the market
31/07/2014
withdrawal from the market
16/01/2015
no distribution from notifying country
Slovakia (SK)
cocoa bean powder
Classification
alert
cocoa and cocoa preparations, coffee and tea
serious
has never been published
Follow-up :
Reference Follow-up from Date Follow-up type Info
inf01 Spain 13/08/2014 request
inf02 Slovakia 05/09/2014 additional information
inf03 Spain 14/10/2014 additional information
add01 Spain 15/10/2014 additional information
inf04 Spain 07/01/2015 outcome of investigations
inf05 Poland 16/01/2015 outcome of investigations
Hazards
Substance / Hazard Category Analytical result Units Sampling date
benzo(a)pyrene environmental pollutants 5.12 µg/kg - ppb 16/06/2014
polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons environmental pollutants 46.35 µg/kg - ppb 16/06/2014
Countries/organisations concerned (D = distribution, O = origin)
Mexico (D) Poland (D) Romania (D) Slovakia (D) Spain (O)