The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:
TRS Wholesale Ltd recalls TRS Whole Chillies Extra Hot because aflatoxins have been found above the maximum permitted level in the product.
Product details Product: TRS Whole Chillies Extra Hot
Pack size: 50g
Best before: 28 February 2019
Batch code: P170221
No other TRS Wholesale Ltd products are known to be affected.
TRS Wholesale Ltd has recalled the above product as the product is not in compliance with the maximum level for aflatoxins. Aflatoxins are a type of toxin found naturally in some foods that have been linked with cancer when eaten at high levels.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought this product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company
TRS Wholesale Ltd is recalling the above product. Point of sale notices will be displayed in their cash and carry premises that are selling these products. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.