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Notification details - 2020.4595

sulphite (19 mg/kg - ppm) undeclared on spirulina tablets from Hungary
2020.4595
food - alert - official control on the market
28/10/2020
relabelling
26/11/2020
distribution to other member countries
Estonia (EE)
spirulina tablets
Classification
alert
dietetic foods, food supplements, fortified foods
serious
has never been published
Follow-up :
Reference Follow-up from Date Follow-up type Info
fup1 Hungary 06/11/2020 outcome of investigations
fup2 Hungary 11/11/2020 additional information
fup3 Hungary 17/11/2020 corrigendum Recipients lists from BioTechUSA Kft. To to Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Slovakia, Estonia, Greece, Croatia, Poland, Romania and the United Kingdom in iRASFF. Corrigendum to fup2: the product was not distributed to Belgium, the Czech Republic, Luxembourg and Russia. However, new countries are affected: Estonia, Greece, Croatia, Poland, Romania and the United Kingdom.
fup4 Sweden 19/11/2020 outcome of investigations and measures taken
fup5 Poland 20/11/2020 outcome of investigations and measures taken
fup6 Italy 23/11/2020 outcome of investigations
fup7 Austria 25/11/2020 outcome of investigations and measures taken
fup8 Estonia 25/11/2020 outcome of investigations and measures taken
fup9 Romania 26/11/2020 outcome of investigations
Hazards
Substance / Hazard Category Analytical result Units Sampling date
sulphite undeclared food additives and flavourings 19 mg/kg - ppm 04/08/2020
Countries/organisations concerned (D = distribution, O = origin)
Austria (D) Belgium  Croatia (D) Czech Republic  Estonia (D) France (D) Germany (D) Greece (D) Hungary (O) INFOSAN  Italy (D) Luxembourg  Poland (D) Portugal (D) Romania (D) Russia  Slovakia (D) Spain (D) Sweden (D) Switzerland (D) United Kingdom (D)