Horsemeat scandal health fears

Ministers are facing calls from MPs for more testing of processed meat amid fears that beef products contaminated with horse meat could contain substances harmful to humans.

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Labour: Govt acted too slowly on horsemeat scandal

The government has been accused of acting too slowly to the growing horsemeat scandal.

Horsemeat was found in the food chain three weeks ago but Labour said ministers had failed to grasp the seriousness of the problem. The row came as six French supermarket chains today withdrew products under suspicion.

Sue Saville reports:

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