Products containing horse meat withdrawn from sale
Pouttu Oy, Vaasan Oy Food Service, and SeaGood Oy Fort Deli are withdrawing from sale products containing horse meat not listed on the product packaging.
The Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira has received notices of withdrawal from the companies. Evira is notifying municipal food control authorities which will ensure that the companies remove the products from sale. The companies will issue notices on the matter, identifying the products.
Evira states that products containing horse meat do not pose a health risk.
Further information on the products withdrawn from sale is available from the companies in question.