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#FSAI

# fsai - Friday 23 September, 2022

Recall issued on batch of Dunnes Stores southern fried chicken over presence of salmonella
# Recall
# Recall

Recall issued on batch of Dunnes Stores southern fried chicken over presence of salmonella

Fri 10:05 PM 20,541 Views 11 Comments

A batch of Glenilen Farm yoghurt is also being recalled due to the presence of listeria monocytogenes.

# fsai - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Pests, dirt, dangerous chicken: Three food businesses issued closure orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Pests, dirt, dangerous chicken: Three food businesses issued closure orders last month

Sep 8th 2022, 4:00 PM 71,845 Views 8 Comments

The FSAI detailed the reasons for the closures in individual reports.

# fsai - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Four food businesses issued closure orders last month
# Closure Orders
# Closure Orders

Four food businesses issued closure orders last month

Aug 11th 2022, 12:33 PM 52,298 Views 9 Comments

The FSAI detailed the reasons for the closures in individual reports.

# fsai - Friday 5 August, 2022

Four flavours of Haagen-Dazs ice cream recalled over pesticide contamination
# Can't Be Haagen That
# Can't Be Haagen That

Four flavours of Haagen-Dazs ice cream recalled over pesticide contamination

Aug 5th 2022, 1:52 PM 21,627 Views 9 Comments

The chemical 2-Chloroethanol, a reaction product of the potentially dangerous ethylene oxide, was found in certain batches.

# fsai - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Three CBD and hemp oil products recalled over ‘unsafe’ levels of THC
# Recall
# Recall

Three CBD and hemp oil products recalled over ‘unsafe’ levels of THC

Jul 14th 2022, 8:18 PM 16,715 Views 26 Comments

THC is the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis.

# fsai - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Five restaurants and takeaways hit with closure orders last month
# Closure Orders
# Closure Orders

Five restaurants and takeaways hit with closure orders last month

Jul 13th 2022, 1:34 PM 83,580 Views 7 Comments

A Chinese and a pizza shop are among those to be shut.

# fsai - 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 23,665 Views 6 Comments

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

# fsai - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Two food businesses issued closure orders last month
# Closure Orders
# Closure Orders

Two food businesses issued closure orders last month

May 10th 2022, 2:35 PM 42,560 Views 0 Comments

One outlet was not registered with the appropriate authorities, while the other was inappropriately cooking and cooling large volumes of food.

# fsai - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

Dead rodents and 'gnawed' potatoes: Seven food businesses were hit with closure orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Dead rodents and 'gnawed' potatoes: Seven food businesses were hit with closure orders last month

Apr 12th 2022, 4:02 PM 47,865 Views 12 Comments

Several of the closure orders refer to significant rodent infestations.

# fsai - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

More Kinder egg products recalled due to link with salmonella outbreak
# FSAI
# FSAI

More Kinder egg products recalled due to link with salmonella outbreak

Apr 5th 2022, 10:32 PM 34,295 Views 13 Comments

The FSAI has urged people to check if they have products at home with the best before dates that are being recalled.

# fsai - Monday 28 March, 2022

Food safety warning issued over reports of counterfeit Wonka bars being sold in Ireland
# FSAI
# FSAI

Food safety warning issued over reports of counterfeit Wonka bars being sold in Ireland

Mar 28th 2022, 2:25 PM 20,287 Views 14 Comments

The FSAI has warned the counterfeit chocolate may be unsafe to eat.

# fsai - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Food safety authority warns parents against giving rice milk to young children
# Formula
# Formula

Food safety authority warns parents against giving rice milk to young children

Mar 10th 2022, 10:31 PM 29,507 Views 26 Comments

It says infants and young children up to four-and-a-half years old should not consume rice milk because of low levels of inorganic arsenic.

# fsai - 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 43,052 Views 0 Comments

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

# fsai - 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 15,930 Views 2 Comments

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

# fsai - Friday 18 February, 2022

Dozens of cannabis-derived products recalled since 2021, with newer CBD items seen as 'problematic'
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Dozens of cannabis-derived products recalled since 2021, with newer CBD items seen as 'problematic'

Feb 18th 2022, 12:05 AM 32,251 Views 28 Comments
  • The FSAI has so far issued recalls on 90 different CBD products since 2019, Stephen McDermott writes.
  • The authority has found many products containing THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis.
  • Affected products include CBD oil, CBD paste, hemp juice powder, hemp tea, food supplements and even hemp whiskey and gin.

# fsai - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

Five food businesses ordered to close in January over safety and hygiene breaches
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Five food businesses ordered to close in January over safety and hygiene breaches

Feb 8th 2022, 3:35 PM 43,275 Views 0 Comments

The FSAI issued five closure orders and one prohibition order last month to businesses in Dublin, Meath, Wexford and Offaly.

# fsai - 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 41,445 Views 0 Comments

The FSAI issued 59 enforcement orders in total last year.

# fsai - Friday 10 December, 2021

Cockroach infestation and overflowing sewage: eight food businesses ordered to shut last month
# FSAI Closures
# FSAI Closures

Cockroach infestation and overflowing sewage: eight food businesses ordered to shut last month

Dec 10th 2021, 12:32 PM 52,328 Views 0 Comments

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

# fsai - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Government body quashes claims that Direct Provision residents were served meals in plastic bag
# Salthill
# Salthill

Government body quashes claims that Direct Provision residents were served meals in plastic bag

Nov 23rd 2021, 1:39 PM 46,477 Views 0 Comments

“Food is not served to residents in plastic bags,” a spokesperson for the International Protection Accommodation Service said.

# fsai - Monday 8 November, 2021

'Rodent droppings on pallets of crisps': Four closure orders on food businesses last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'Rodent droppings on pallets of crisps': Four closure orders on food businesses last month

Nov 8th 2021, 3:35 PM 56,728 Views 17 Comments

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

# fsai - 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 24,501 Views 41 Comments

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

# fsai - 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 65,633 Views 11 Comments

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

# fsai - Thursday 23 September, 2021

FSAI finds undeclared alcohol levels of up to 3.9% in some fermented drinks like kombucha
# Fermentation
# Fermentation

FSAI finds undeclared alcohol levels of up to 3.9% in some fermented drinks like kombucha

Sep 23rd 2021, 6:24 PM 26,044 Views 17 Comments

13% of beverages examined were found to have an alcohol content of more than 1.2%.

# fsai - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

FSAI recalls food supplements due to unsafe levels of THC
# Recall
# Recall

FSAI recalls food supplements due to unsafe levels of THC

Sep 15th 2021, 7:18 PM 27,417 Views 19 Comments

THC is the active ingredient in cannabis which gets users high.

# fsai - 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 46,200 Views 7 Comments

The orders remain in place for three of the businesses.

# fsai - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Batches of Nestlé Milkybar and Nuii ice creams recalled over presence of unauthorised pesticide
# Recall
# Recall

Batches of Nestlé Milkybar and Nuii ice creams recalled over presence of unauthorised pesticide

Aug 11th 2021, 7:15 PM 24,607 Views 24 Comments

The FSAI announced the recall on its website this evening.

# fsai - Monday 9 August, 2021

Rodent droppings and fly infestation: 10 food businesses ordered to shut last month
# FSAI
# FSAI

Rodent droppings and fly infestation: 10 food businesses ordered to shut last month

Aug 9th 2021, 4:44 PM 79,819 Views 15 Comments

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

# fsai - 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 56,045 Views 4 Comments

All three businesses have since had the closure orders lifted.

# fsai - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Dead rodents and a lack of cleaning: Three food businesses ordered to shut last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Dead rodents and a lack of cleaning: Three food businesses ordered to shut last month

Jun 8th 2021, 3:08 PM 36,839 Views 7 Comments

All three businesses had the closure orders lifted within a number of days.

# fsai - Monday 10 May, 2021

Rodent droppings and unregistered premises: Two food businesses ordered to shut last month
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Rodent droppings and unregistered premises: Two food businesses ordered to shut last month

May 10th 2021, 1:22 PM 55,463 Views 8 Comments

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

# fsai - Monday 26 April, 2021

Warning as teenager hospitalised after eating cannabis-infused sweets
# Cannabis Jellies
# Cannabis Jellies

Warning as teenager hospitalised after eating cannabis-infused sweets

Apr 26th 2021, 4:02 PM 45,064 Views 86 Comments

The Food Safety Authority issued the warning today.

# fsai - 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 138,314 Views 41 Comments

New guidance has been issued by the FSAI.

# fsai - 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 33,181 Views 2 Comments

A total of five enforcement orders were issued in March.

# fsai - 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 42,560 Views 16 Comments

Two closure orders and two prohibitions were issued in February.

# fsai - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Number of unregistered food businesses investigated last year more than double 2019 figures
# FSAI
# FSAI

Number of unregistered food businesses investigated last year more than double 2019 figures

Mar 2nd 2021, 3:05 PM 11,308 Views 2 Comments

The FSAI said many unregistered businesses use social media platforms like Facebook to advertise their products.

# fsai - Monday 22 February, 2021

Live insects in rice and snail in fruit packets: The FSAI handled 2,700 complaints last year
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Live insects in rice and snail in fruit packets: The FSAI handled 2,700 complaints last year

Feb 22nd 2021, 12:02 PM 30,675 Views 18 Comments

Most complaints were over unfit food or poor hygiene standards, the Food Safety Authority of Ireland said.

# fsai - Monday 8 February, 2021

Two food businesses ordered to close in January, including one selling dangerous weight loss product
# Dnp
# Dnp

Two food businesses ordered to close in January, including one selling dangerous weight loss product

Feb 8th 2021, 8:33 PM 89,265 Views 12 Comments

One website ‘FatBurney.com’ was selling a “highly toxic” product and implying it could be used for weight loss.

# fsai - Monday 18 January, 2021

Here's where the dirtiest restaurants and takeaways were in Ireland in 2020
# Food Safety Authority
# Food Safety Authority

Here's where the dirtiest restaurants and takeaways were in Ireland in 2020

Jan 18th 2021, 12:05 AM 233,868 Views 31 Comments

The FSAI issued less than half of the enforcement orders last year that it issued in 2019.

# fsai - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Four Monster Energy drinks being withdrawn from sale due to high levels of propylene glycol
# Monster Energy
# Monster Energy

Four Monster Energy drinks being withdrawn from sale due to high levels of propylene glycol

Jan 12th 2021, 1:05 PM 253,680 Views 87 Comments

Propylene glycol is a synthetic food additive.

# fsai - Friday 8 January, 2021

Rodents infestations and cockroaches: 42 enforcement orders served on takeaways and restaurants in 2020
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Rodents infestations and cockroaches: 42 enforcement orders served on takeaways and restaurants in 2020

Jan 8th 2021, 11:25 AM 160,382 Views 32 Comments

This compares to 125 enforcement orders being served in 2019.

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