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#Food Safety Authority of Ireland

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 13 May, 2022

Recall issued on several Marks & Spencer chicken products over possible presence of salmonella
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Recall issued on several Marks & Spencer chicken products over possible presence of salmonella

May 13th 2022, 6:51 PM 23,623 Views 6 Comments

The chicken potentially infected with the dangerous bacteria originated in the UK.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Eight businesses ordered to close in February over food safety breaches
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Eight businesses ordered to close in February over food safety breaches

Mar 9th 2022, 2:22 PM 42,999 Views 0 Comments

Orders were issued to businesses in Dublin, Galway, Limerick, Meath, Offaly and Tipperary.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Juice can filled with beans and spider in a cocktail: FSAI handled 3,400 complaints last year
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Juice can filled with beans and spider in a cocktail: FSAI handled 3,400 complaints last year

Mar 2nd 2022, 2:27 PM 15,917 Views 2 Comments

The majority of complaints from the public were over unfit food or poor hygiene standards, according to the FSAI.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Rat droppings and overflowing toilets: FSAI enforcements rise in 2021, including two in December
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Rat droppings and overflowing toilets: FSAI enforcements rise in 2021, including two in December

Jan 11th 2022, 3:15 PM 41,422 Views 0 Comments

The FSAI issued 59 enforcement orders in total last year.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Halloween warning over dangers of cannabis jelly sweets
# Halloween Warning
# Halloween Warning

Halloween warning over dangers of cannabis jelly sweets

Oct 20th 2021, 12:46 PM 24,463 Views 41 Comments

This year, six children under the age of ten have been hospitalised after accidentally consuming jelly sweets containing cannabis

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 8 October, 2021

Rat activity and mice droppings: four food businesses ordered to shut last month
# FSAI
# FSAI

Rat activity and mice droppings: four food businesses ordered to shut last month

Oct 8th 2021, 1:17 PM 65,606 Views 12 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland confirmed the closure orders today.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

Filth, grime and a dead bird: Four food businesses were hit with closure orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Filth, grime and a dead bird: Four food businesses were hit with closure orders last month

Sep 8th 2021, 2:43 PM 46,160 Views 7 Comments

The orders remain in place for three of the businesses.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Over 40 recalls of food contaminated with pesticide ethylene oxide - and more expected
# Food Alert
# Food Alert

Over 40 recalls of food contaminated with pesticide ethylene oxide - and more expected

Aug 31st 2021, 12:05 AM 152,655 Views 31 Comments
  • Ethylene oxide has been banned in the European Union since 1981.
  • Many of the recalled items contain contaminated sesame seeds from India.
  • However, another some contain contaminated locust bean gum, and the source of this contamination is unknown, Emma Taggart reports.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 8 July, 2021

Plywood fixed to the ceiling, and live cockroaches: Three food businesses ordered to close last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Plywood fixed to the ceiling, and live cockroaches: Three food businesses ordered to close last month

Jul 8th 2021, 1:13 PM 56,012 Views 4 Comments

All three businesses have since had the closure orders lifted.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 19 April, 2021

People over 65 told not to drink 'strong tea' with meals as part of new dietary advice
# Food For Thought
# Food For Thought

People over 65 told not to drink 'strong tea' with meals as part of new dietary advice

Apr 19th 2021, 2:52 PM 138,218 Views 41 Comments

New guidance has been issued by the FSAI.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Cat litter, ashtrays and filthiness: Three food businesses ordered to shut last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Cat litter, ashtrays and filthiness: Three food businesses ordered to shut last month

Apr 8th 2021, 2:35 PM 33,160 Views 2 Comments

A total of five enforcement orders were issued in March.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 8 March, 2021

Rodent droppings and raw chicken: Two food businesses ordered to shut last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Rodent droppings and raw chicken: Two food businesses ordered to shut last month

Mar 8th 2021, 2:56 PM 42,531 Views 16 Comments

Two closure orders and two prohibitions were issued in February.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 23 October, 2020

Numerous batches of cakes sold in Lidl recalled due to potential presence of metal pieces
# Recall
# Recall

Numerous batches of cakes sold in Lidl recalled due to potential presence of metal pieces

Oct 23rd 2020, 10:00 PM 116,574 Views 13 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland announced the recalls today.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 8 June, 2020

Food inspectors discover unregistered business operating out of domestic dwelling in Co Westmeath
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Food inspectors discover unregistered business operating out of domestic dwelling in Co Westmeath

Jun 8th 2020, 3:51 PM 48,023 Views 10 Comments

The Food Safety Authority ordered the closure of one food business in May.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 9 March, 2020

'Significant' rodent activity and unidentifiable raw meats: Four food businesses ordered to shut last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'Significant' rodent activity and unidentifiable raw meats: Four food businesses ordered to shut last month

Mar 9th 2020, 12:41 PM 84,360 Views 15 Comments

Four closure orders and two prohibitions were issued last month.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 7 February, 2020

Yoghurt recall over possible presence of metal pieces extended to Lidl products
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Yoghurt recall over possible presence of metal pieces extended to Lidl products

Feb 7th 2020, 5:30 PM 21,426 Views 15 Comments

Several Müller yoghurt products were recalled yesterday.

Müller yoghurts recalled over possible presence of metal pieces
# Yoghurt
# Yoghurt

Müller yoghurts recalled over possible presence of metal pieces

Feb 7th 2020, 7:47 AM 11,896 Views 5 Comments

Several products from the company have been recalled.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Restaurant forced to close after pool of blood discovered in storage unit during safety inspection
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Restaurant forced to close after pool of blood discovered in storage unit during safety inspection

Jan 8th 2020, 1:51 PM 171,086 Views 28 Comments

Six food businesses were closed by the FSAI last month.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 29 November, 2019

Bottles of hot sauce recalled over 'risk of explosion'
# Srirachnaphobia
# Srirachnaphobia

Bottles of hot sauce recalled over 'risk of explosion'

Nov 29th 2019, 1:29 PM 45,068 Views 25 Comments

Customers are advised to immediately return the sauce.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Houmous sold in Aldi and Lidl recalled due to presence of Salmonella
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Houmous sold in Aldi and Lidl recalled due to presence of Salmonella

Oct 29th 2019, 12:20 PM 73,820 Views 15 Comments

Consumers are being told not to consume the affected batches.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Dublin restaurant forced to close after bird seen flying from kitchen during food safety inspection
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Dublin restaurant forced to close after bird seen flying from kitchen during food safety inspection

Aug 13th 2019, 1:15 PM 61,194 Views 45 Comments

Eight food businesses were closed by the FSAI in July.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

FSAI recalls batch of Dutch cannabis oil after finding it contains psychoactive cannabis
# Gone To Pot
# Gone To Pot

FSAI recalls batch of Dutch cannabis oil after finding it contains psychoactive cannabis

Jul 16th 2019, 6:57 PM 29,385 Views 28 Comments

The oil, imported from the Netherlands, was found to contain THC.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

FSAI recalls batch of baby food over possible contamination with rubber glove
# Recall
# Recall

FSAI recalls batch of baby food over possible contamination with rubber glove

May 14th 2019, 6:18 PM 7,185 Views 7 Comments

250g jars of Cheesy Broccoli Bake sold in Boots Ireland are affected.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 8 April, 2019

Dublin restaurant closed due to 'substantial evidence that rats are active'
# FSAI
# FSAI

Dublin restaurant closed due to 'substantial evidence that rats are active'

Apr 8th 2019, 1:26 PM 174,632 Views 35 Comments

Six food businesses were ordered to partially or fully close last month.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 5 April, 2019

Food alert over frozen mini sausage rolls which may contain pieces of plastic
# Choking Hazard
# Choking Hazard

Food alert over frozen mini sausage rolls which may contain pieces of plastic

Apr 5th 2019, 10:04 PM 44,274 Views 14 Comments

The FSAI has advised those who have bought the product not eat it.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Recall of SuperValu and Centra bottled water due to 'off odour and taste'
# Recall
# Recall

Recall of SuperValu and Centra bottled water due to 'off odour and taste'

Feb 21st 2019, 5:24 PM 31,290 Views 19 Comments

All batches of the five litre bottles of Still Irish Water are affected.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Lidl recalls batch of chocolate bars over allergy concerns
# Recall
# Recall

Lidl recalls batch of chocolate bars over allergy concerns

Feb 16th 2019, 2:45 PM 24,101 Views 32 Comments

The bars could be a health risk to anyone with an allergy to nuts.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 11 February, 2019

FSAI recalls four slimming tea and coffee products over 'unauthorised' health claims
# Recall
# Recall

FSAI recalls four slimming tea and coffee products over 'unauthorised' health claims

Feb 11th 2019, 5:04 PM 20,377 Views 9 Comments

The authority has asked wholesalers and retailers to remove these products from shelves and to display point-of-sale notices to inform customers.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Air Corps restaurant at Casement Aerodrome closed by FSAI after mice found in kitchen and dining area
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Air Corps restaurant at Casement Aerodrome closed by FSAI after mice found in kitchen and dining area

Jan 8th 2019, 11:06 PM 21,204 Views 19 Comments

Nine businesses were closed by the authority for breaches of food safety legislation last month.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 10 December, 2018

Cockroaches and gnaw marks on a loaf of bread: 13 Irish food businesses closed by FSAI in November
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Cockroaches and gnaw marks on a loaf of bread: 13 Irish food businesses closed by FSAI in November

Dec 10th 2018, 2:27 PM 97,867 Views 24 Comments

13 closure orders and one prohibition order were served against businesses last month.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 15 November, 2018

FSAI recalls batch of raw goats milk over E Coli contamination concerns
# Recall
# Recall

FSAI recalls batch of raw goats milk over E Coli contamination concerns

Nov 15th 2018, 9:12 PM 10,624 Views 11 Comments

Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in locations where the implicated milk has been sold.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Batch of 'barn farmed liquid egg white' recalled following discovery of salmonella
# Rotten Eggs
# Rotten Eggs

Batch of 'barn farmed liquid egg white' recalled following discovery of salmonella

Sep 18th 2018, 6:04 PM 10,708 Views 15 Comments

Affected customers are being urged to return the product to the shop where they bought it.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Friday 14 September, 2018

Glanbia recalls batches of Avonmore soup over concerns they have been contaminated with plastic
# Recall
# Recall

Glanbia recalls batches of Avonmore soup over concerns they have been contaminated with plastic

Sep 14th 2018, 7:30 PM 14,159 Views 19 Comments

Twelve batches of soup with two different ‘best before’ dates are affected.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 10 September, 2018

Transporting food with waste, poor cleaning: Four food businesses closed last month
# Closure Orders
# Closure Orders

Transporting food with waste, poor cleaning: Four food businesses closed last month

Sep 10th 2018, 1:11 PM 49,004 Views 13 Comments

The closures were served to businesses in Louth, Wexford and Meath.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Dunnes Stores recalls yogurts due to possible presence of rubber pieces
# Refund
# Refund

Dunnes Stores recalls yogurts due to possible presence of rubber pieces

May 2nd 2018, 12:27 PM 15,208 Views 12 Comments

Customers who bought the yogurts in question will be offered a full refund.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Camembert cheese recalled from Avoca stores due to possible presence of E. coli
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Camembert cheese recalled from Avoca stores due to possible presence of E. coli

Apr 26th 2018, 9:46 PM 12,880 Views 16 Comments

The cheese is being recalled because of the possible presence of E. coli.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Warning that dietary supplement 'not fit for human consumption' due to presence of illegal steroids
# Falcon Labs
# Falcon Labs

Warning that dietary supplement 'not fit for human consumption' due to presence of illegal steroids

Mar 8th 2018, 1:33 PM 39,210 Views 30 Comments

The FSAI has told people not to purchase or consume Falcon Labs products.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 7 December, 2017

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November

Dec 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 59,998 Views 22 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland served closure orders on three outlets affected by rodent infestation.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Monday 25 September, 2017

Coffee shops that reward customers with reusable cups advised to refuse dirty ones
# Health And Safety
# Health And Safety

Coffee shops that reward customers with reusable cups advised to refuse dirty ones

Sep 25th 2017, 6:16 AM 48,426 Views 29 Comments

An environmentalist has advised that coffee chains should give a 20-cent discount to customers who have reusable cups – but implementing that isn’t entirely straightforward.

# food-safety-authority-of-ireland - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Lidl recalls vegetarian mince due to possible presence of bits of plastic
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Lidl recalls vegetarian mince due to possible presence of bits of plastic

Jun 29th 2017, 10:38 PM 8,565 Views 20 Comments

On Tuesday, mince was recalled from Aldi for the same reason.

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