The Chief Sanitary Inspector was informed about the work carried out by McCormick Polska S.A. the withdrawal of one batch of ground turmeric in the jar due to the detection of ethylene oxide. Ethylene oxide is a substance harmful to health and its use in food in the European Union is not allowed. Details of recalled products: Product name: Kamis Turmeric 37g bottle. Lot number: 1019 Date of minimum durability: 19/01/2024 Producer: McCormick Polska S.A., Stefanowo, ul. Malinowa 18/20, 05-552 Wólka Kosowska Actions taken by entrepreneurs and official control bodies: McCormick Polska S.A. decided to withdraw the above-mentioned product batch from the market. The company informed all trading partners about the obligation to inform consumers about the recall of the product, launched a customer hotline and posted a message on its website informing about the detected non-compliance and the company’s decision to withdraw the product from commercial circulation. State Sanitary Inspection bodies monitor the product recall process. Recommendations for consumers: Do not eat the indicated batch of the product. The purchased product can be returned to the place of purchase, according to the information on the manufacturer’s website.

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