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Major supermarkets have recalled products from their shelves over health and safety fears; The items include Tropicana fruit juice, Quorn burgers and smoked salmon.

Byline: Philip Dewey

A number of products have been recalled by major supermarkets due to health and safety concerns.

Items have been pulled from the shelves inSainsbury's,Asda,Waitrose,Tesco,Aldi, Lidl andIcelandthis week over fears they could pose a danger to customers.

Items pulled from the shelves include Tropicana fruit juice, Quorn burgers and Dorset Cereals museli.

Raw Chocolate Goji Berries have been found to contain traces of metal, while an ongoing listeria scare has seen some salmon, spinach and frozen veg products recalled.

If you have any of these products, do not consume them but take them back to the store for a full refund.

Here is the full list:

The Raw Chocolate Company are recalling their Chocolate Goji Berries because they may contain small pieces of metal which makes these products unsafe to eat and presents a safety risk.

Product details Raw Chocolate Goji Berries 28 g Barcode: 5060135241131 Batch code: 0102; 1403; 1903; 0204

Raw Chocolate Goji Berries 125 g Barcode: 5060135240714 Batch code: 0102; 2802; 1403; 1903; 0704

Raw Chocolate Goji Berries 450 g Barcode: None Batch code: 0102; 2802

Raw Chocolate Goji Berries 10 kg Barcode: None Batch code: 0102; 1403; 1903; 0704

Plain Goji Berries 150 g Barcode: 5060135240271 Batch code: 2201

No other The Raw Chocolate Company products are known to be affected.

Some packs of Essential Waitrose Fruit and Nut Muesli and Dorset Cereals gloriously roasted nut muesli may contain a small quantity of grains which have not been properly milled.

The grains are hard and may cause discomfort if bitten.

As a precautionary measure customers are advised not to eat these products with the above date codes.

No other Dorset Cereals products are affected.

Product details

Essential Waitrose Fruit and Nut Muesli 1 kg

Best-before-end: Apr 2019 WY 8236

Dorset Cereals Gloriously Roasted Nut Muesli 600 g

Best-before dates: 24 06 2019 MX8236 / 28 06 2019 MX8240

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If you have purchased any of this collection (or have any lemon meringue truffles) with a best-before date of 19th October 2018 please return for a full refund.

A lemon meringue truffle has been discovered with a small fragment of plastic truffle mould and supermarkets have recalled anything from a similar date as a precaution.

If in doubt, please return any Great British Truffle Collection (or lemon meringue truffles) for a full refund or replacement.

All butter croissants are being wiped from the shelves of Sainsbury's supermarkets due to an almond filling not declared on the packaging.

An urgent product recall will mean that people who have bought these pastries will need to return them to the nearest store, immediately.

A statement from the Food Standards Agency said the croissants concerned are those from the in-store bakery which come in single and double packs.

It is feared those with a nut allergy may eat the product without knowing what is inside it.

In the first instance, check the packet for codes 6542882 and 6543827.

Lidl Ireland is recalling its 'Baby Leaf Spinach' from its stores because it contains Listeria Monocytogenes.

No other Lidl Ireland products are known to be affected.

Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea. However, in rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications, such as meningitis.

Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.

Product details Lidl Baby Leaf Spinach Pack size: 250 g Batch code: 260 and 261 Best-before dates: September 23, 24 and 25, 2018

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Dr Zak's is recalling a specific batch of its Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White because salmonella has been found in the product.

The product is: Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White in 970 ml, with a use-by date of December 29, 2018. Lot number: 18180BN2A

No other Dr Zak's batches or products are known to be affected.

If you have bought any of the above product do not drink it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

Product details Product: Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White Pack size: 970 ml

Confirmed salmonella batches Use-by date: 12 December 2018 Lot number: 18163BN2A

Use-by date: 29 December 2018 Lot number: 18180BN2A

Precautionary recall batches Use-by date: 29 December 2018 Lot numbers: 18180BN2B

Use-by date: 2 February 2019 Lot numbers: 18228BN2A

All batches of Boksburg Blue Cheese have been recalled from Tesco stores because it has been made without approval.

The cheese, produced by Carmarthenshire Dairy Products Ltd, was sold in a small number of Tesco stores around the country.

Notices will be displayed in all retail stores selling this product. Customers are advised not to eat the cheese and to return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

Tesco is urgently recalling a batch of its Organic Almonds due to the presence of salmonella.

The nuts come in a resealable see-through plastic pouch, and have a green Organic logo on the front.

If you have bought the almonds, do not eat them, and instead return them to your nearest store for a full refund.

You will not need a receipt to return them.

The almonds come with the batch code L8004010, which can be found on the back of the packet.

The supermarket giant Sainsbury's has found that labels on some of its biscuits have not declared that they contain sesame.

The by Sainsbury's coconut and yogurt filled breakfast biscuits and the by Sainsbury's cocoa filled breakfast biscuits are affected.

Anyone with a sesame allergy should make sure they have not bought any of the following batches:

by Sainsbury's coconut & yogurt filled breakfast biscuits

SKU: 07749425

Best-before date: All date codes

by Sainsbury's cocoa filled breakfast biscuits

SKU: 07749431

Best-before date: All date codes

You can return the biscuits and refunds will be given in any Sainsbury's store.

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Aldi, Asda, Tesco and Waitrose have recalled their own brand soy sauce because there may be small fragments of glass in it.

These products were imported into the UK by World Wise Foods.

The batches you need to watch out for are:

Aldi Asia specialities light soy sauce

150ml

Best before: May to December 2019

Aldi Asia specialities dark soy sauce

150 ml

Best before: May to December 2019

Asda Dark soy sauce

150ml

Best before: all dates

Asda Light soy sauce

150ml

Best before: all dates

Tesco Dark soy sauce

150ml

Best before: all dates

Tesco Light Soy Sauce

150ml

Best before: all dates

Tesco reduced salt soy sauce

150ml

Best before: all dates

Waitrose cooks' ingredients light soya sauce

250ml

Best before: June 2019, July 2019, September 2019

Waitrose cooks' ingredients dark soya sauce

250ml

Best before: June 2019, July 2019, September 2019, November 2019

Sainsbury's have recalled another set of frozen food items due to potential listeria risk.

Last month, 43 items were recalled from supermarkets such as Tesco, Lidl, Waitrose, Aldi and Iceland following a listeria outbreak scare.

That number is now in excess of 50.

According to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, prior to the recall in July, there had been as many as 47 cases of listeria across Europe.

The cases were linked to a Hungarian company that had sourced frozen vegetables.

The new products that have been recalled by Sainsbury's include:

Sainsbury's carrots, broccoli & sweetcorn microwaveable steam bags

SKU: 7148693

Product description: 4 x 135 g

Best-before date: All date codes

Sainsbury's mixed vegetables

SKU: 1368420

Product description: 1 kg

Best-before date: All date codes

Sainsbury's mixed special vegetables

SKU: 1372670

Product description: 1 kg

Best-before date: All date codes

Sainsbury's white rice, broccoli, sweetcorn & peas microwaveable steam bags

SKU: 7148706

Product description: 4 x 135 g

Best-before date: All date codes

Mixed Vegetables

SKU: 6921659

Product description: 1 kg

Best-before date: All date codes

The following Crest teeth whitening strips are being recalled: 1 Hour Express, classic vivid, gentle routine, glamorous white, professional effects , supreme flexfit, supreme professional.

The risk is chemical as the product contains hydrogen peroxide as a bleaching substance (measured concentration up to 11.9% by weight).

Hydrogen peroxide at high concentrations causes skin irritation and is harmful if swallowed.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

The risk is described as 'serious'.

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Five large lamb kebab rolls, five large chicken kebab rolls with dates up to November 28, 2019.

As a precautionary measure Fazila Foods Limited are recalling the above lines due to the omission of allergens (milk and sulphites) from the ingredient declaration.

The products contain milk and sulphites making them a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk and sulphites.

Any customers who have bought the above products should return them to store for a full refund.

No other products are affected.

Crosse & Blackwell is recalling its Green Vegetable & Kale Soup because it contains milk which is not mentioned on the label.

This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.

The product is only sold in Asda stores.

No other Crosse & Blackwell products are known to be affected.

TYJH 8149 is the batch code.

May 2020 is the best before date.

Lidl Ireland is recalling Harvest Basket potato croquettes from its stores in Northern Ireland because they contain wheat and egg which are not written in English on the label.

This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg, wheat or gluten.

No other Lidl Ireland products are known to be affected.

The pack size is 750g and it has a best before date of March 27, 2020. The batch code is L808603001.

A batch of smoked salmon has been recalled after it contains bacteria which cause flu symptoms.

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) announced that Ewing Seafoods is recalling its organic smoked salmon because it contains Listeria monocytogenes.

A spokesman for the FSA said: "Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea.

"However, in rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications, such as meningitis.

"Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems."

Listeria monocytogenes has been found in two batches of Organic Smoked Salmon.

As a precautionary measure, Ewing Seafoods is recalling further batches of organic smoked salmon and original recipe smoked salmon, as they may also be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes

No other Ewing Seafoods products are known to be affected.

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A number of batches of frozen mackerel are being recalled by Diamond Sea Food Ltd due to presence of histamine.

High levels of Histamine can cause poisoning in people, and symptoms resemble an allergic reaction. Other symptoms include nausea, headache, vomiting, diarrhoea, itching, oral burning sensation, red rash, flushing of the face and hypotension.

Anyone who has bought the products should return them for a refund.

The affected products are:

Product name: Frozen Indian Mackerel whole round

Pack size: net weight 630 g; gross weight 700 g; 15 x 700 g

Barcode: 7224208000553

Best-before date: February 2020

Product name: Frozen Mackerel Headless; two for [pounds sterling]5.50

Pack size: net weight 630 g; gross weight; 700 g; 15 x 700 g

Barcode: 7224209187499

Best-before date: 10 August 2019

Product name: Indian Mackerel whole; two for [pounds sterling]5

Pack size: net weight 630 g; gross weight 700 g; 16 x 700 g

Barcode: 7224209000927

Best-before date: 10 December 2019

A spokesman said: "The safety and quality of our products are non-negotiable priorities for the company. We sincerely apologise to our consumers for any inconvenience caused by this recall."

Star Distribution (UK) Ltd is recalling its Cake Zone Muffins 4 pack chunky cherry and double chocolate flavour because they contain egg, milk and wheat (gluten), which are not emphasised correctly on the label.

This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to wheat or gluten, egg and/or milk or milk constituents.

Product details Cake Zone Muffins 4 pack chunky cherry and double chocolate flavour Pack size: 18x18x7cm Batch code: 54-68060618 Best-before: 31 August 2018

Quorn is recalling packs of 2 gluten free burgers because they contain undeclared gluten which is not mentioned on the label.

This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to gluten. No other Quorn products are known to be affected.

Product details:

Quorn 2 Gluten Free Burgers

Pack size: 2 pack (227g)

Batch code: 708049

Best before: November 30, 2019

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to gluten do not eat it.

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Lidl is recalling Freshona Chopped Tomatoes with Basil because the product may contain pieces of plastic, making it unsafe to eat.

Product details Freshona Chopped Tomatoes with Basil Pack size: 400g Batch code: L327NDB 6A-31/12/2020 SI LB 224 Best-before date: 31 December 2020

Bradbury & Son (Buxton) Ltd are recalling batches of Lo-Col, cheese alternative, because the product contains milk which is not emphasised on the labelling.

This means the product is a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk. No other Bradbury & Son (Buxton) products are known to be affected.

Product details:

Bradbury & Son (Buxton) Lo-Col

Pack size: 195g

Best before: end dates: 19 September 2018, 1 October 2018, 3 October 2018, 7 October 2018, 9 October 2018

This product contains milk making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.

Asco Foods Ltd is recalling Dee Thai Crispy Rolls - durian flavour because it contains sesame which is not mentioned on the label.

This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to sesame. No other Asco Foods Ltd products are known to be affected.

Product details:

Asco Dee Thai Crispy Rolls

Pack size: 150g

Best before: end of August 2019, December 2019, March 2020

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to sesame, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

Alternatively you might wish to contact the company by calling 01494 434953 or emailing info@ascofoods.com.

As a precautionary measure, PepsiCo is undertaking a recall of its Tropicana Trop 50 Multivitamins Juice, due to fermentation.

This is causing spoilage of the implicated batch. No other PepsiCo products are known to be affected.

Spoilage of the product. Bottles may appear bloated, sediment may be present, or the juice may taste fizzy. The flavour of the product is also likely to be noticeably impacted.

Product details:

- PepsiCo Tropicana Trop 50 Multivitamins Juice

- Pack size: 1 litre

If you have bought the product do not drink it.

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Some packs of berries were found to contain traces of metal

Essential Waitrose Fruit and Nut Muesli

Waitrose is recalling two breakfast cereals

Montezuma's Chocolates Ltd - Great British Truffle Collection

Sainsbury's all butter croissants

Dr Zak's Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White

Tesco Organic Almonds

Sainsbury's breakfast biscuits

Sainsbury's frozen vegetables

Quorn Burgers

Tropicana
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