No German dioxin contaminated feed imported to Finland
The German food safety authorities are still investigating the origin of the feed and the potential transfer of dioxin from the contaminated feed to foodstuffs. Evira is monitoring the situation and will take necessary action on the basis of information received from authorities and the Commission.
Evira has not received additional information from the German authorities concerning foodstuffs in Finland.
Kyösti Siponen, Head of Unit, Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira, tel. +358 (0)50 386 8412
Further information can be found on the website of Lower Saxony's ministry for the economy, agriculture, consumer protection and rural development: www.ml.niedersachsen.de