In accordance with the Food Safety Act and Regulation (EC) No. 178 of 2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council, the Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health wishes to inform the public that from information received through the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed, said product must not be consumed since it contains high levels of Ochratoxin A.

Product name: Liquorice root
Brand: Holland & Barrett good stuff
Weight: 100g
Durability date: 31/01/2020
Lot Number: 130567

For further information, the public is kindly requested to contact the Health Inspectorate Services between 8:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on telephone number 21337333, or by calling personally at its offices at Continental Business Centre, Old Railway Track, Santa Venera or by email [email protected] The public is also being invited to access the Directorate’s Facebook page at or the official website at for similar information.…/e…/Pages/Home-Page.aspx