Jumbo UK Ltd has recalled all batches of Nigeria Taste Brown Beans due to the risk of contamination with aluminium phosphide. The dried beans were transported with envelopes of aluminium phosphide which is used as a fumigant. So far no beans have been found to be directly contaminated with aluminium phosphide but the company has recalled the product as a precaution.
Aluminium phosphide can be highly toxic if it is consumed.
The FSA has issued a Product Recall Information Notice.
The product being recalled is:
- Product: Brown Beans
- Brand: Nigeria Taste
- Batch: all batches
- Pack size: 1kg, 1.5kg and 4kg
If you have bought any of the above products, do not consume them. Instead, return them to Jumbo UK Ltd or contact the company on 020 8556 1761 for a refund.