Foodborne outbreak investigations in US and Canada

Plus update on other US and Canada outbreak investigations

Salmonella outbreaks from Mexican papayas ends

By Joseph James Whitworth

The investigation into Salmonella illnesses from a variety of serotypes linked to papayas from Mexico has been closed by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

‘Sale of illicit alcohol costs UK around £1.3bn per year’ - HMRC

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HMRC operation seizes alcohol in Wales

By Staff Reporter

An operation to disrupt the sale and supply of illegal products across north Wales has uncovered 2,700 litres of alcohol.