Wednesday, 6 Jul 2022

Risk of injury: recall campaigns in Rewe and Penny due to foreign bodies in the various meats were initiated

In the case of Penny and Rewe sold: callback for various meats

The company OVO Vertriebs GmbH from Cologne has started a recall for the various meats as plastic or metal particles may be located. From the consumption of Rewe and Penny sold products is strongly discouraged.

In sausages, the foreign body could be stuck

The company OVO Vertriebs GmbH with seat in Cologne is calling different sausage back, “since it cannot be excluded that in individual sausages a foreign body (small black plastic parts from 1 to 2 millimeters in size, and pieces of metal clips) can be located,” reads a customer’s information. The products have been sold in Rewe and Penny.

Wiener and sausages

Of the recall at Penny are affected:

  • Mühlenhof, Vienna sausages, 400 g, the date of minimum durability: 02.02.19 and 03.02.19
  • Mühlenhof, QA, Mini Wiener, 320 g, date of minimum durability: 06.02.19 and 07.02.19
  • Mühlenhof, QA, ham, sausage, 400 g, the date of minimum durability: 02.02.19 to 04.02.19

And, in the case Rewe, the following sausages are called back:

  • YES!, QS Mini Wiener, 320g expiration date: 05.02.19 to 07.02.19
  • Sausage, offered at the counter offer period of 15.01.19 to 24.01.19

Affected products should not be consumed

“From the consumption of the affected products are therefore urgently advised against,” writes the company.

The information suggests that the product concerned has already been eliminated from the sale.

Customers who have purchased the products, they can type in the market back and get the purchase price refunded.

Foreign body in food

In food production can occur due to errors in the manufacturing processes to impurities or contaminants, such as aluminum or plastic residues.

Foreign objects in food can cause many different injuries and complaints.

Depending on the size, texture and Material of the swallowed body can occur while Chewing wounds in the mouth and throat.

Swallowed plastic parts, depending on the size of the esophagus and the digestive organs block.

Remain smaller parts in the body, they can trigger a sometimes inflammation. Also digestive or stomach problems and internal injuries cannot be ruled out.

Dangerous it can be, especially when the objects to glass. (ad)