Tesco And Sainsbury’s Recall Canned Pasta Products Containing Rubber

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Tesco And Sainsbury’s Recall Canned Pasta Products Containing Rubber

Supermarket giants Tesco and Sainsbury’s are recalling some of their canned pasta products.

Cans of Ravioli and Macaroni Cheese manufactured by Noliko N.V in Belgium may contain pieces of rubber which pose a possible risk to health, according to UK government’s Food Standards Agency website.

supermarket FSA reports:


The products may contain pieces of rubber. This means these products are a possible risk to health.

Product details

Product: by Sainsbury’s Beef Ravioli in Tomato Sauce
Product code: 121811
Pack size: 400g
‘Best before’ end: January 2019supermarket

Product: by Sainsbury’s Macaroni Cheese
Product code: 125901
Pack size: 410g
‘Best before’ end: January 2019

Product: Tesco Beef Ravioli
Product batch codes: LB3048 81724C, LB3049 81724C
Pack size: 400g
‘Best before’ end: December 2018supermarket

Product: Tesco Everyday Value Beef Ravioli
Product batch code: LA146 84824C
Pack size: 400g
‘Best before’ end: April 2019

Action taken by the company

As a precautionary measure Sainsbury’s and Tesco are recalling the affected products and point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in stores where the products are sold. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what actions to take if they have bought the products. A copy of the point-of-sale recall notices can be found at the links below.

Customer notice: Tesco canned pasta(189.67 KB)

Customer notice: Sainsbury’s canned pasta(75.02 KB)

Advice to consumers

If you have bought any of the above products, do not eat it. Instead, contact the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

No other Sainsbury’s and Tesco products or batches are known to be affected.

Edmondo Burr
BA Economics/Statistics CEO