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Supermarkets horsemeat scare

Waitrose has become the latest supermarket to pull beef burgers from its selves in the horsemeat scare. The Food Standards Agency is investigating the discovery of horse DNA in beef burger products.

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  1. Chris Choi

Irish Food Standards considering testing burger restaurants

The Irish Food Standards Agency is now considering testing burger restaurants - so far they have only tested retailers.

I have checked the UK Food Standards Agency archives and found that in 2001 they worked with 22 Local Authorities to test frozen chicken breast. Of 68 samples taken, two had pork DNA.

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