Health alarm over plastic contaminating fruit and vegetables

Apples are the fruit most contaminated with small pieces of plastic while carrots are the veg most tarnished, said the study in the Journal of Environmental Research. Maria Westerbos, of campaign group Plastic Soup Foundation, said: “For years we have known about plastic in crustaceans and fish, but this is the first time we have known about it in vegetables. If […]

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Listeria OUTBREAK: Three dead in UK news – what is it? Symptoms of fatal bacteria

Listeria is a deadly bacteria that can be found in food. Three people has died after contracting the bacteria from meat. Public Health England (PHE) said sandwiches and salads linked to the cases have been withdrawn and the supplier, The Good Food Chain, has voluntarily ceased production while the investigation continues. PHE said The Good Food Chain had been supplied […]

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