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Notification details - 2013.1355 withdrawn

E 200 - sorbic acid unauthorised and unauthorised use of E 202 - potassium sorbate (831 mg/kg - ppm) in precooked shrimps (Parapenaeopsis hardwicki) from Denmark
food - information for follow-up - official control on the market
information on distribution not (yet) available
Italy (IT)
precooked shrimps (Parapenaeopsis hardwicki)
information for follow-up
crustaceans and products thereof
not serious
has never been published
Follow-up :
Reference Follow-up from Date Follow-up type Info
inf01 Denmark 14/10/2013 outcome of investigations
inf02 Commission Services 29/10/2013 withdrawal of original notification There appears to be no non-compliance for the content of sorbic acid/sorbate but only for the labelling of the additive. However this labelling deficiency does not pose any health risk to the consumer.
Substance / Hazard Category Analytical result Units Sampling date
E 200 - sorbic acid unauthorised food additives and flavourings
E 202 - potassium sorbate unauthorised food additives and flavourings 831 mg/kg - ppm 23/09/2013
Countries/organisations concerned (D = distribution, O = origin)
Commission Services  Denmark (O) Italy (D)