Edeka informs about a current recall.
A popular organic spread is affected.
There is an urgent warning against consumption.
is affected by a current recall *.
The product was sold throughout Germany
has been taken off the market.
Kassel - Tahini paste, also known as
, is used
in many recipes
Whether for hummus, salads or as a
spread on bread
: This is often used in many kitchens.
All the more annoying that a popular organic spread from Edeka is now
According to its own information,
toxic residues were found
According to the supermarket chain, HMF Food Prodution GmbH & Co. KG is said to have recalled the following product:
There is currently a major recall at Edeka: A toxin was discovered in a popular organic spread.
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Recall at Edeka - Toxic ingredient found in spread
was published on December 18, 2020, it is still relevant.
It is also possible that not enough consumers have heard of the
In addition, the
organic spread from Edeka has
a long shelf life and is often stored in the pantry - or even used.
As reported by merkur.de, after investigations by the supermarket giant,
residues of a
pesticide ethylene oxide * were found
A health risk can
therefore not be ruled out
, which is why the company advises against consuming the product.
since been taken off the market.
Edeka organic tahini sesame
260 gram jar
Recall of organic spread: Product was offered at Edeka and Marktkauf
was sold throughout Germany by
Customers who have already bought the product can return it to a branch.
The purchase price will be refunded even without a receipt.
Tahini sesame: The photo shows the product affected by the recall.
is a colorless, extremely flammable gas with a sweet odor.
It is used, among other things, as a disinfectant for food, organic insulation materials and textile fibers.
Ethylene oxide is toxic and carcinogenic if inhaled.
The first symptoms of poisoning may be headache, dizziness and nausea, and vomiting.
In higher doses it comes to twitching, convulsions and finally to a coma.
Only recently was information about a candy recalled - consumption can have dangerous consequences.
The product was sold almost all over Germany.
* hna.de and merkur.de are part of the nationwide Ippen digital editorial network.
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