Horse meat contamination

Greencore, a prepared meals processor in Bradley Stoke, South Glos, has found horse DNA in bolognese sauce it makes for ASDA. The product has now been withdrawn. The horse meat scandal is benefiting the fresh meat industry.

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Production re-starts at factory

The supplier of a supermarket bolognese sauce, which was taken off the shelves last week because it contained horse DNA, has re-started full production at its Bristol base after a "deep-clean" over the weekend.

Greencore, which makes convenience foods for supermarkets, has said all other products from the factory have tested negative.

The company has launched a full investigation into how the ASDA sauce contained nearly 5 per cent horse DNA.

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