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# Contamination

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Over 40 recalls of food contaminated with pesticide ethylene oxide - and more expected
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.
Over half of septic tanks failed their 2020 inspection, says EPA
More batches of own-brand supermarket water recalled amid contamination fears
UK and China included in global recall of baby formula over salmonella fears
Swimming ban extended at Loughshinny due to 'unacceptable levels of contamination'
Dogs are turning blue in Mumbai because of contaminated water
15 infants die in South Sudan after children as young as 12 years old administer measles vaccine
'Questions need to be asked' after outbreak of superbug at Dublin hospital
Poll: Do you recycle?
QUIZ: How Many Of These Simple Recycling Facts Do You Know?
Fingal County Council issues warning about another three beaches
Replacing lead pipes could cost affected homeowners up to €5,000
'A ticking timebomb': contamination shield at Chernobyl delayed due to Ukrainian crisis
Water meters installed in Castlerea despite four years of boil water notices
ABP takes legal action against Polish food supplier over horsemeat scandal
People buying fewer frozen burgers after horse meat scandal
Crumlin Hospital says it mistakenly told 18 families their children may have been infected
HSE: No 'on-going' CJD risk in Beaumont Hospital
Fukushima 'probably leaking contaminated water into ocean'
Deadly new virus sparks call for 'urgent actions' to prevent spread
IKEA pulls 18,000 moose lasagnes over mislabelling worries
Goodman: Horse DNA tests could be contaminated 'by the air'
Oireachtas meeting on horse burgers delayed by new findings
Source of contaminated beef burgers identified, says ABP
Poll: Will the horse meat controversy stop you from buying beef burgers?
Two dead in explosion at Quebec pharmaceutical plant
Oat bars recalled... over possible insect contamination
Balbriggan beach reopens and is deemed safe for swimming
Cork beaches remain closed as technical difficulty delays E.coli test results
Clontarf water disruption: DCC says water can be boiled for use
EPA fracking study reveals potential impact on groundwater and earthquakes
Fuel detected in sea around capsized Costa Concordia
1,500 without water as Limerick contamination 'worse than initially feared'
Council hopes to restore water supply after shut off in Limerick
Don't eat raw bean sprouts: a warning from the Food Safety Authority
E.coli outbreak 'could last months'