Latest horse meat fears

A drug with cancer-causing potential might have entered the food chain through horse meat slaughtered in UK abattoirs, Labour has claimed. Two batches of beef burgers contaminated with horse DNA were produced at a food factory in North Yorkshire.

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Lunchtime Update: Horse meat found in North Yorkshire burgers

The owners of a food processing factory in North Yorkshire are investigating how traces of horse meat ended up in their beef burgers which were sold in Iceland supermarkets.

The processing company says its suppliers in Europe may be responsible.

You can watch the report from Ben Chapman below.

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