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Scotland: frozen beef burger contains horse DNA

Posted: 21 February 2013 | Food Standards Agency (FSA) | No comments yet

FSA is aware that North Lanarkshire Council has reported a positive result for horse DNA in a frozen beef burger…

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FSAI published the findings of a targeted study examining the authenticity of a number of beef burger, beef meal and salami products...

FSA is aware that North Lanarkshire Council has reported a positive result for horse DNA in a frozen beef burger that they submitted for sampling. Investigations are ongoing to determine the source of the burger.

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