Listeria Monocytogenes present in Scotch Smoked Salmon products

Published: 4 Mar 2016

The food standards agency has just issued a press release indicating that Scotch Smoked Salmon Co. Ltd is recalling two of its smoked salmon products because the bacterium known as Listeria monocytogenes has been found in them.

The product details are as follows:

Products: Smoked Scottish Salmon and Smoked Scotch Salmon Pack sizes: 100g, 200g and 400gBatch code: 219dsDate code: 14 March

Implications for clients:

Any venue that has the implicated product must stop the use and serving of these items with immediate effect and return to supplier.

Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that can cause foodborne illness, particularly among key vulnerable groups, including pregnant women, unborn and newborn babies, those over 60 years old, and anyone with reduced immunity. This means the product must not be eaten