Aldi to investigate horse meat discovery

Supermarket chain Aldi have said they are conducting their own investigation after traces of horse DNA was found in their frozen beef burgers.

A spokesman said: "We have sought information from one supplier, Silvercrest, which is dealing directly with the FSAI on the issue that has been raised."

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Horse meat burger concerns

The Food Safety Authority has found traces of horse DNA in beef burgers in the UK - one plant under investigation is Dalepak in Hambleton, North Yorkshire.