James O'Brien is Leading Britain's Conversation.
10 August 2017, 13:35
These are the products that are being recalled due to the egg contamination scare.
Around 700,000 eggs from Dutch farms linked to a contamination scare have been sent to the UK, the Food Standards Agency has revealed.
It said investigations indicated it was "very unlikely" that the eggs posed a risk to public health.
These are the products that are being withdrawn:
- By Sainsbury's Ham and Egg Salad - 240g - August 9-14
- By Sainsbury's Potato and Egg Salad - 300g - August 9-14
- Morrison's Potato and Egg Salad - 250g - August 13
- Morrisons Egg and Cress Sandwich - Sold in Morrisons Cafe only - August 11
- Morrisons Cafe Sandwich Selection - Sold in Morrisons Cafe only - August 11
- Waitrose Free Range Egg Mayonnaise Deli Filler - 240g - August 13 & 16th August
- Waitrose Free Range Reduced Fat Egg Mayonnaise Deli Filler - 170g - August 14
- Waitrose Free Range Egg and Bacon Deli Filler - 170g - August 14 & 16 August
- Asda Baby potato and free range egg salad - N/A - August 9-14
- Asda Spinach and free range egg snack pot - N/A - August 9-14
- Asda FTG Ham and Cheddar ploughman's salad bowl - N/A - Aug 9-13
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