UK supermarkets including Asda, Tesco, and Lidl Aldi have issued recalls and “do not eat” warnings on their products.
A range of reasons have been given for the recalls, from undeclared ingredients that pose an allergy risk to an outbreak of disease-causing bacteria.
We’ve rounded up the latest product recalls you should know about.
If you have purchased any of the items listed below, you need to be aware of these potential health risks.
Aldi has recalled one of its products due to a packaging defect that posed a health hazard.
The supermarket is calling theirs back Bramwell’s Tartar Sauce because it contains sulphites that are not indicated on the label.
— Food Standards Agency (@foodgov) September 14, 2022
Bramwell’s Tartare Sauce labels were incorrectly placed on Bramwell’s Horseradish Sauce.
The error means the product poses a health risk to people with a sensitivity to sulfur dioxide or sulphites.
Bramwell’s Tartar Sauce
- Pack size: 175g
- Batch code: 2118
- Best before date: April 2023
The supermarket fruit and nut mix contains milk, which is not mentioned on the label, making it a possible health hazard for those with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk components.
Tesco is recalling the product from consumers and has contacted the relevant allergy support organizations who will notify their members of the recall.
— Food Standards Agency (@foodgov) August 18, 2022
Tesco mixed fruit and nut
- Pack size: 25g
- Batch code: L2196H221
- Best before: January 13, 2023
That Supermarket recalled its Eridanous Greek Smoked Mackerel Fillet with Olives and Oregano with Soybean Oil because Listeria monocytogenes was found in the product.
That bacteria can survive and even grow under refrigeration and cause listeriosis, which can last for several weeks depending on the severity.
symptoms These include fever, vomiting, and headaches, which in some cases can even lead to convulsions.
— Food Standards Agency (@foodgov) August 16, 2022
Greek-style Eridanous mackerel fillet with olives and oregano with soybean oil
- Pack size: 150g
- Batch number: 01063402062022
- Best before: January 02, 2023
Asda is issuing a precautionary recall of Asda White Lasagna Sauce due to a potential microbiological contamination risk due to a manufacturing defect.
The issue only affects products sold in Asda stores in the North West of England, North Midlands and North Wales.
Asda White Lasagna Sauce
Pack size: 480g
Best before: February 03, 2024
The FSA, together with Ardo NV, is recalling the Ardo Fruitberry mix after hepatitis A was discovered in the product.
Symptoms caused by hepatitis A include fever, nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, dark-colored urine, and jaundice.
Anyone who bought the product should not eat it but return it to the store for a full refund.
Ardo fruit berry mix
- Pack size: 2.5 kg
- Batch number: 58622131
- Best before: May 2024
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/22050352.asda-tesco-aldi-lidl-do-not-eat-warnings-amid-product-recalls/?ref=rss Asda, Tesco, Aldi. Lidl “do not eat” warnings for product recalls