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Manufacturers liable for fipronil-contaminated food from 1 August

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Companies that put food products containing egg or chicken contaminated with the insecticide fipronil on the market from 1 August will be considered liable since they should have known about the risk, the European Commission has told Member States in the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed (PAFF) Novel Foods and Toxicological Safety of the Food Chain Section.



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