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Dublin: 2 °C Sunday 15 December, 2019


# fsai - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Warning issued over theft of container with consignment of beef from Northern Ireland firm

The FSAI said it is liaising with gardaí and other agencies over the meat theft.

# fsai - Monday 9 December, 2019

Dublin restaurant forced to close after live cockroaches were found on a container of nuts during food safety inspection

November was the worst-month ever for food safety with record numbers of FSAI orders.

# fsai - Friday 29 November, 2019

Bottles of hot sauce recalled over 'risk of explosion'

Customers are advised to immediately return the sauce.

# fsai - Friday 8 November, 2019

Grocery store closed after two dead rats found in dry goods storeroom

14 food businesses received closure orders from the Food Safety Authority of Ireland last month.

# fsai - Monday 4 November, 2019

Manufacturer blames 'third party' ingredient for large-scale houmous recall

Recall notices were issued for a number of houmous products in Ireland last week.

# fsai - Friday 1 November, 2019

Yet more batches of houmous have been recalled as salmonella scare continues

This is the fifth recall of houmous products in recent days.

# fsai - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Recall of houmous extended to include batches sold in Supervalu, Centra and Iceland stores

The FSAI said the batches were recalled due to possible presence of salmonella.

# fsai - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

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

Consumers are being told not to consume the affected batches.

# fsai - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

FSAI issues third recall notice for own-brand bottled water over contamination fears

The latest batch relates to bottled water sold in Applegreen stores.

# fsai - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Batches of turkey dinosaurs recalled by Iceland as they may contain small metal pieces

The batches in question are dated best before November 2020.

# fsai - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Dublin shop closed after dead rat found under deli counter

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

# fsai - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'Unacceptable': 76 breaches of food safety rules found in major audit of sushi producers

The FSAI found that 90% of the businesses audited did not have adequate controls in place to safeguard human health.

# fsai - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Dublin Applegreen store temporarily closed down following rat sighting

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has been made aware of the incident.

# fsai - Monday 9 September, 2019

Rodent droppings and arsenic in water: Six food businesses received closure orders in August

Businesses in Cork, Dublin, Galway, Kilkenny ad Monaghan were affected.

# fsai - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

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

Eight food businesses were closed by the FSAI in July.

# fsai - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Explainer: Should people be worried about arsenic in bottled water?

Several batches of own-brand supermarket water were recalled in recent weeks due to arsenic levels.

# fsai - Friday 2 August, 2019

More types of bottled water have been recalled over arsenic levels

Own-brand water from Dunnes, Lidl, Londis, Mace and Spar has been recalled.

# fsai - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Two types of bottled water recalled over arsenic levels

Consumers are advised not to drink the bottled water.

# fsai - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Batch of Quorn sausages recalled due to possible presence of small metal pieces

Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in stores supplied with the implicated batches.

# fsai - Monday 22 July, 2019

FSAI recalls four flavours of Tesco Finest Fruit Presse due to fermentation

All of the affected 750ml bottles are dated best before March 2020.

# fsai - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

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

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

# fsai - Monday 8 July, 2019

Cockroaches and rodent droppings: 11 food businesses received closure orders in June

Four of the orders were issued to businesses in the Moore Street Mall in Dublin city centre.

# fsai - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Food Safety Authority recalls extra hot chilli powder over Salmonella fears

The origin of the products is India, according to an FSAI safety notice.

# fsai - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Batch of butter being recalled due to presence of listeria monocytogenes

The product in question has a batch code of L134 and a best-before date of 14.09.2019.

# fsai - Monday 10 June, 2019

Garda Recreation Club closed after rodent droppings found in kitchen, bar and carvery areas

The Westmanstown club was one of seven food businesses closed last month.

# fsai - Friday 31 May, 2019

McCain Foods recalls batch of hash brown due to possible presence of plastic

It’s recalling the batches with the quality number W25032019 with production times from 12:00 to 23:59.

# fsai - Monday 20 May, 2019

Lidl recalls two batches of biscuits as ingredients not labelled in English

The FSAI announced the recall on its website this afternoon.

# fsai - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

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

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

# fsai - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Donegal takeaway closed due to 'sewage and other wastes overflowing from open drain'

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

# fsai - Monday 8 April, 2019

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

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

# fsai - Friday 5 April, 2019

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

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

# fsai - Friday 22 March, 2019

Batch of Terry's Chocolate Orange recalled due to presence of undeclared hazelnut

The batch may be unsafe for consumers who are allergic or intolerant to nuts.

# fsai - Friday 1 March, 2019

FSAI recalls batch of sliced turkey meat over Listeria fears

Symptoms of Listeria infection can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness.

# fsai - Thursday 21 February, 2019

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

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

# fsai - Monday 18 February, 2019

FSAI develops new DNA food scanning tool to clamp down on food fraud

The analytical tool can identify all the ingredients and biological sources in a food.

# fsai - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Lidl recalls batch of chocolate bars over allergy concerns

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

# fsai - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Corleggy Cheese recalls Cavanbert and Drumlin raw cow's milk cheeses over TB fears

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) said that no other Corleggy Cheese products are implicated.

# fsai - Monday 11 February, 2019

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

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

The Quays Restaurant in Temple Bar was closed after 'an active cockroach infestation' was found

The business was one of nine food businesses to be closed by inspectors in January.

# fsai - Saturday 9 February, 2019

The Real Veal: Here's how to tell if your meat is Irish or not

For fresh meats, the rules are clear. For processed meats, not so much.

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