Infectious Diseases 2018

Infectious Diseases 2018

UK: liquid egg white product recalled due to Salmonella

18 September, 2018

Dr Zak's Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White is being recalled as salmonella has been found in the product. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) issued the recall yesterday (September 17).
A statement from the FSA says: "Dr Zak’s is recalling Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White because salmonella has been found in the product. If you have bought the above product, do not eat or drink it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund."
Bottles of liquid egg white, used by bodybuilders and bakers, have been linked to seven cases of salmonella. A similar outbreak connected to liquid egg white in 2007 affected 70 people, another outbreak was reported in 2012.