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Saudi- SFDA warns against contaminated chocolate drinks



(MENAFN - Arab News) Before consuming any of the chocolate drinks produced by Milchwerke Mittelelbe GMBH and listed below check the expiry date first. If the product is packed in plastic containers and the expiry date is between 19/12/2014 and 11/4/2015 don't buy or consume them.

This warning comes from the Saudi food and Drug Authority (SFDA) which said in an advisory posted on its website on Monday that such products have been found to be contaminated with bacillus bacteria which can cause food poisoning.

The statement said the manufacturer itself a German company warned of the contamination last March and has withdrawn the affected products from markets in Britain and Ireland where they were distributed.

Nonetheless the SFDA urged consumers in the Kingdom to be vigilant and are requested to inform the authority by email at [emailprotected]

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Saudi- SFDA warns against contaminated chocolate drinks

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