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# fsai - Thursday 3 November, 2016

There is way less salt in your sausages these days

But we still eat more than the recommended 5g of salt per day.

# fsai - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Sesame seeds recalled over fears they may contain moth larvae

The Food Standards Authority of Ireland (FSAI) issued the warning today.

# fsai - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

These 11 food businesses were closed last month

The closures were carried out in Dublin, Limerick, Clare, Westmeath, Waterford, Carlow and Cork.

# fsai - Friday 26 August, 2016

Batches of Ben and Jerry's ice cream recalled as they may contain metal pieces

Four batches of the ice cream are affected.

# fsai - Monday 8 August, 2016

Fade Street Social among 12 food businesses closed last month

The closures were carried out in Cork, Dublin, Cavan, Donegal, Laois, Mayo and Longford.

# fsai - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Tesco recalls beef ravioli over concerns it contains rubber pieces

It’s the second recall of a Tesco product over food safety concerns in the past month.

# fsai - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Temple Bar food stall one of eight businesses closed for food safety issues

Five of the closure orders have since been lifted, but three remain closed

# fsai - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Tesco recalls guacamole over salmonella concerns

Anyone who may have consumed the product and is feeling unwell is advised to seek medical advice immediately.

# fsai - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Bounce Energy Balls recalled over potential listeria risk

Cashew & Pecan Lift and Apple Cinnamon Protein Punch products have been taken off the shelves.

# fsai - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

These 12 food business were ordered to close last month

Business in Wexford, Laois, Limerick, Dublin, Galway, Cork and Tipperary were closed last month.

# fsai - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The Happy Pear withdraws batch of 'Hero Sprouts' over bacteria concern

The company is voluntarily withdrawing one batch of the product as a precaution.

# fsai - Monday 18 April, 2016

Tesco recalls batch of cheese over Listeria concerns

Listeria can cause vomiting, weakness and fever.

# fsai - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

These biscuits from Aldi were made in "unhygienic conditions"

They have been recalled.

# fsai - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Have a pack of these kernels? Make sure you know about the cyanide poisoning risks

Another batch of organic apricot kernels has been recalled from sale in Ireland.

# fsai - Monday 7 March, 2016

Dublin burrito bars among six food businesses served with closure orders

The Food Safety Authority took action against businesses in Dublin, Louth, Waterford and Wexford in February.

# fsai - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Did you buy these Apricot Kernels? They're being recalled

The recommended usage on the label is incorrect.

# fsai - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Complaints over worm in chicken nugget, animal tooth in jam and snail in sweets

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has released details of complaints received by its advice line in 2015.

# fsai - Monday 8 February, 2016

UCD restaurant shut down over food safety concerns

A prohibition order was also served on a butcher in Kerry.

# fsai - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Some of Dublin's 'dog friendly' pubs are reviewing their policy No Dogs Allowed

# fsai - Friday 29 January, 2016

Pre-workout supplement recalled due to presence of 'amphetamine-like substances'

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland issued the recall today.

# fsai - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Crackdown on what can and can't be described as 'butter'

It is hoped the new guidelines will ensure that consumers aren’t misled.

# fsai - Thursday 7 January, 2016

These seven food businesses were ordered to close last month

Businesses in Dublin, Cork, Louth, Limerick and Donegal were among those closed in December.

# fsai - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Tesco is recalling these biscuits over undeclared egg

Back away from the chocolate.

These takeaways were shut down by the Food Safety Authority last month

And a butchers. And a restaurant.

# fsai - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'Urgent response' needed to tackle drug-resistant germs in Ireland's food chain

Drug resistant bacteria is recognised worldwide as one of the biggest potential threats to human health

# fsai - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Allergic to eggs? Avoid these M&S vegetable crispbakes

Egg isn’t declared on the label of one batch, but it is inside the product.

# fsai - Thursday 5 November, 2015

This restaurant has been shut down twice by the Food Safety Authority

There were just three enforcement orders in total last month.

# fsai - Friday 30 October, 2015

Possibly contaminated baby cereal to be removed from Irish shelves

The muesli is designed for infants older than 10 months.

# fsai - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

'Remember a few years ago we were told butter was bad for you?'

New guidelines could be issued for red meat consumption.

# fsai - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Artisan? Afraid not - McDonald's McMór has fallen foul of the Food Safety Authority

The chain’s new Irish ‘artisan’ burger can no longer be dubbed as such because it fails to meet regulatory requirements.

# fsai - Friday 21 August, 2015

Some dodgy mussels sold this week could have you on the loo for days

The FSAI are warning that they could lead to diarrhetic shellfish poisoning.

# fsai - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Another gluten-free product being removed from Irish shelves (yep, it contains gluten)

A product called ‘Original Superfood Mix’ has been found to contain gluten.

# fsai - Friday 14 August, 2015

# fsai - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Was your favourite take-away closed over safety concerns last month?

17 food businesses around the country were.

# fsai - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

If you eat soup from SuperValu or Centra you'll want to read this

Some of the soup may have plastic in it.

# fsai - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Was your local takeaway closed over food safety breaches last month?

Closure orders were issued to seven businesses deemed to have breached food safety legislation.

# fsai - Friday 3 July, 2015

Warning of undeclared allergen in Lidl elderflower drink

All batches of the beverage contain sulphite and sulphur dioxide.

# fsai - Thursday 4 June, 2015

More wine is being recalled because it may contain pieces of glass

The recall originally related to just Nederburg 56 Hundred Pinot Grigio.

# fsai - Friday 22 May, 2015

Health food company recalls licorice root containing high level of toxin

The FSAI said it is unlikely people would be made sick by the product.