On April 23, 2019, the European Union (EU) Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) released multiple food alerts on various food commodities:
- Hulled sesame seeds from India, via Turkey, recalled for improper health certificate(s) as notified in the recalls 1503, 2019.1504 and 2019.1505;
- Peppers from Turkey, where the presence of acetamiprid (2019.1501), formetanate (2019.1506, 2019.1512) and omeothoate (2019.1513) was revealed;
- Peanuts with shell from Egypt contaminated by aflatoxins (2019.1507);
- Chilled pork ham from Poland containing unacceptable levels of benzo(a)pyrene and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (2019.1509).