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PCR Kit for Detection of Horse in Meat and Processed Meat Products
In January, the UK Food Safety Authority found beef burgers which actually contained up to 100% horse meat during a routine inspection. This month horse meat was also found in other deep frozen products like lasagna and mousaka, which were labeled as 100% beef. Although it is not illegal to use horse meat as an ingredient, it is illegal not to label the product accordingly or sell a product which contains horse meat as 100% beef. Several products have been taken from the market already.
Date Published: 18th December 2012
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