Advisory for Indian products in EU: 29 September – 4 October 2021

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Advisory for Indian products in EU: 29 September – 4 October 2021

Federation of Indian Export Organisations

5 Oct 2021, 16:17 — 2 min read

In order to keep the Indian exporters informed of the rejections faced by Indian products in the EU and to take preventive actions FIEO is forwarding the Rapid Alert Systems for Food and Feed (RASFF) and for Non-Food Consumer Products (RAPEX) alerts on a weekly basis.
 
The alerts from EU generated during 29 September - 4 October 2021 are as under:
 
1. Alert: Ethylene oxide found in Isabgol seeds from India
  • Notification from: Spain
  • Risk: Serious
  • Notification type: Food - Border rejection notification- Border control - consignment detained
  • Action Taken: Destruction
  • Date: 04-10-2021

2. Alert: Aflatoxin found in Peanuts from India
  • Notification from: Netherlands
  • Risk: Serious
  • Notification type: Food - Border rejection notification - Border control - consignment detained
  • Action Taken: Official detention
  • Date: 04-10-2021

3. Alert: Salmonella spp. found in organic Ashwagandha powder from India
  • Notification from: Slovenia
  • Risk: Serious
  • Notification type: Food - Alert notification - Official control on the market
  • Action Taken: Withdrawal from the market
  • Date: 30-09-2021

4. Alert: Unauthorised substance ethylene oxide found in organic bamboo extract from India, via France, used in food supplements manufactured in Belgium
  • Notification from: Germany
  • Risk: Serious
  • Notification type: Food - Alert notification - Company's own check
  • Action Taken: Withdrawal from the market
  • Date: 30-09-2021

 

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