News Year 2018 June Recalls

Cucumbers contaminated by insecticide banned from 1972


Brand : Jmo Prim

Product : Cucumber

Lot no. : 2102

Marketing period : Between the 24/05/2018 and the 27/05/2018

Reason for recall : Discovery of the presence of dieldrin. This product is an organochlorine insecticide placed on the market in the years 1950 and was used as an alternative to DDT. It was subsequently discovered that it is a highly toxic substance for aquatic organisms and very persistent in the natural environment.. In addition, it also causes serious poisoning in humans. She is one of the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP) and has been banned in agriculture in France since 1972.

Terms of the callback : It is recommended to destroy the product or return the store for a refund.


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