Recall: chocolate product may contain metal parts – Naturopathy naturopathy specialist portal

Recall: chocolate product may contain metal parts – Naturopathy naturopathy specialist portal


Not to eat: manufacturer recalls chocolates

The EZA Fairer Handel GmbH from Austria has started a recall for the article “Belgian truffle 100 g”. According to the company, it cannot be excluded that in the chocolate product of metal parts. A consumption is not advised.

The Austrian Agency for health and food safety (AGES) provides information on their website about a recall of the company EZA Fair trade. In the confectionery from controlled organic cultivation may contain metallic foreign body.

Metal part found


The EZA Fairer Handel GmbH will call back to the article “Belgian truffle 100 g” with the batch number 09091901 and the date of minimum durability (best before date) 9.9.2020. “The reason for the recall was to find a metal part in a Praline of the specified Charge”, – stated on the website of the AGES.

Because the manufacturer can not be entirely excluded that other parts in the Batch, and by eating a possible health risk may exist, it causes the EZA Fair trade a recall of the entire Batch.


Already purchased products with the above-mentioned date of minimum durability 9.9.2020 and the batch number 09091901 – both in the white field of vision on the back of the packaging – can be returned at the point of sale. The purchase price is – even without a receipt be refunded.

“The quality and safety of our products is our highest priority. We regret the incident and apologize to all customers for the inconvenience,“ stresses EZA-managing Director Daniela core.

Not to eat

Food that may contain a foreign body should, in principle, are not consumed. Because depending on the size, texture and Material of the part can occur when Chewing injuries in the mouth and throat. And after down the esophagus or the digestive organs can be blocked to swallow. Furthermore, it can cause inflammation of the parts, which remain in the body. Also internal injuries cannot be ruled out. (ad)

Authors and source of information