Day: March 6, 2018

ZA: Polokwane processed meat factory responsible for listeriosis outbreak in South Africa

The Citizen: Processed food manufacturers Enterprise and Rainbow Chicken Limited (RCL) have been issued with safety recall notices following the listeriosis outbreak in South Africa, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said on Sunday. As of March 2, the total number of laboratory-confirmed listeriosis cases had risen to 948 since January 2018.
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Day: March 6, 2018

AU: Raw eggs to blame for Salmonella spike in WA, health authorities say

ABC News: Raw and runny eggs are the strongest link to soaring Salmonella food poisoning cases in Western Australia, compared to NSW, where the number has fallen. In 2017 salmonella cases in WA were more than double the five-year average, according to the latest WA Health Department’s OzFoodNet report
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