Press Releases: 2020
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Press Releases: 2020

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Date
Press Release
English
Maltese
PR202681
28/12/2020
Food Alert: Arche - Toasted Sesame Seed Oil must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide).
EN
MT
PR202669
24/12/2020
Food Alert: Lorenz - Crunchips WOW – Cream and Mild Wasabi must not be consumed by persons who are allergic or intolerant to mustard since it contains mustard which is undeclared on the label
EN
MT
PR202662
23/12/2020
Food Alert: Nestle - Nesquik Shake Latte. Nestle - Shakissimo Capuccino Decaeinato, must not be consumed since they may contain residues of detergent which is used during production to clean the empty pots before lling, causing an unpleasant taste.
EN
MT
PR202644
21/12/2020
Notice: Minn għada, it-Tlieta, 22 ta' Diċembru se jkunu sospiżi t-titjiriet minn u lejn ir-Renju Unit, dan d-dawl talvarjant il-ġdid tal-COVID-19 li instab f'pazjenti f'dan il-pajjiż. Minkejja s-sospenzjoni tat-titjiriet, Maltin, u persuni residenti f'Malta, li jinsabu r-Renju Unit preżentament, se jingħataw l-opportunita li jirritornaw lura Malta, madanakollu, se jkunu soġġetti għal PCR test mal-wasla tagħhom f'pajjiżna u għal kwarantina obbligatorja ta' 14-il jum.
MT
PR202584
15/12/2020
Food Alert: Busy Bee - Ottijiet (gure of 8 biscuits), Busy Bee - Ottijiet (gure of 8 biscuits) covered with chocolate, Lots: All lots between and including OTT768 to OTT804 must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in sesame seeds within the same products.
EN
MT
PR202583
15/12/2020
Food Alert: Slotted spoon made from black plastic and with a metal handle, Barcode number: EAN 4326470445032 must not be used since it potentially contain levels of Primary Aromatic Amines (PAAs) in exceedance to levels established in the regulations.
EN
MT
PR202582
15/12/2020
Food Alert: Crowneld 'Limited Edition' - Croccante con Sesamo (Crunchy bar with sesame seeds), Lot numbers: L201019 and L201021 must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in sesame seeds within the same product.
EN
MT
PR202542
11/12/2020
Food Alert: Nescafé - Shakissimo Espresso Latte must not be consumed since it may contain residues of detergent which is used during production to clean the empty pots before lling, causing an unpleasant taste.
EN
MT
PR202543
11/12/2020
Food Alert: Bio Today - Tahini, Lot: E197184 must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in the sesame seeds used for the production of the same product.
EN
MT
PR202548
11/12/2020
Food Alert: Brinc's - Qagħaq tal-ġunġlien, Lot: All lots up till L20323 must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in sesame seeds within the same products.
EN
MT
PR202453
02/12/2020
Food Alert: Maypole - Qagħaq tal-ġunġlien (Sesame Rings), Maypole - Timpana (frozen product), Maypole - Sausage rolls (frozen product) must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in sesame seeds within the same products.
EN
MT
PR202425
30/11/2020
Food Alert: Bauck Hof - Choco Balls, Lot number: 200211 must not be consumed by persons who are allergic / intollerant to milk, since it contains milk which is not declared on the label.
EN
MT
PR202405
27/11/2020
Food Alert: Pasta spoon made from black plastic and with a metal handle, Barcode number: EAN 4326470445063, must not be used since it potentially contain levels of Primary Aromatic Amines (PAAs) in exceedance to levels established in the regulations.
EN
MT
PR202396
26/11/2020
Notice: Mandatory Tests for Certain Travelers Regulations, 2020 - The Minister responsible for Public Health noties that, by virtue of Article 2 (1) of the Mandatory Tests for Certain Travelers Regulations, 2020, the list of countries referred to in the same regulations is being revised. Any traveller arriving in Malta from any of the countries listed in the revised list of countries indicated hereunder is required to present a negative PCR COVID-19 test performed no longer than seventy-two (72) hours before arrival in Malta.
EN
MT
PR202328
20/11/2020
Food Alert: Meridian - Dark Tahini, Lot: 0234 L1 must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in the sesame seeds used for the production of the same product.
EN
MT
PR202327
20/11/2020
Food Alert: Carrefour Bio - Miscela di semi biologici – Mixture of biological seeds, Lots: 1655 and L20B1206 must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in the sesame seeds within.
EN
MT
PR202285
17/11/2020
Food Alert: Crowneld - Muesli Bar Hazelnut; Nocciola senza zuccheri aggiunti must not be consumed in view of the possible contamination with a pesticide (Ethlene oxide) in sesame seeds within the same product.
EN
MT
PR202240
11/11/2020
Notice: Regolamenti tal-2020 dwar Ittestjar Mandatorju ta’ Ċertu Vjaġġaturi. Il-Ministru responsabbli mis-Saħħa Pubblika jgħarraf li, bis-saħħa tal-artikolu 2 (1) tar-Regolamenti tal2020 dwar Ittestjar Mandatorju ta’ Ċertu Vjaġġaturi, qed tiġi riveduta l-lista ta’ pajjiżi li tissemma -istess regolamenti. Kull vjaġġatur li jiġi minn xi pajjiż elenkat l-lista riveduta ta’ pajjiżi indikati hawn taħt għandu jipprovdi PCR COVID-19 test negattiv magħmul mhux aktar minn tnejn u sebgħin (72) siegħa qabel il-wasla tiegħu f’Malta. Vjaġġaturi ġejjin f’Malta minn xi wieħed fost dawn il-pajjiżi li jonqsu milli jipproduċu dan it-test, jistgħu jkunu sottomessi għall-ittestjar f’Malta u jistgħu jkunu soġġetti għall-kwarantina.
MT
PR202104
28/10/2020
Food Alert: TRS Asia's Finest Foods - Black Eye Beans, Lot: P70463, must not be consumed since elevated levels of pesticide (Chlorpyrifos) were detected within.
EN
MT
PR202083
26/10/2020
Food Alert: Meray - Studentenfutter Nut Mixture with raisins must not be consumed since high levels of pesticide (Iprodione Glycophene) were detected in the raisins within.
EN
MT
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