Sign in
Download Opera News App



Save Life: Stop buying Liqui Fruit Apple Juice 100% to avoid health issues

Two days ago after Woolworths has recalled some of 100% liquifruit Apple juice 200ml cartons

The retailer(Woolworths) told enca news that pioneer is their main supplier.

After quality test done Woolworths is recalling their branded juice which are best before 23 - 28 & 29 March 2021 to be returned to retail with full refund.

Findings was those 100% apple juice contains patulin above the regulatory limits.

Patulin is a naturally occurring mycotoxins , a toxic fungal products which are produced my mould and commonly associated with rotting apples.

Symptoms of toxin according to World Health Organisation:-



Gastrointestinal disturbances

Last week Tuesday Pioneer Foods recalled Liquifruit 100% apple juice products after finding out their apple juice supplier concentrate contained elevated level of patulin.

The patulin exceeded 50 parts per billion kg which is the regulatory threshold.

NB: Woolworths customers who have purchased the affected products were asked to return the juice to their local store for a refund.

Please alert family and friends ⚠️

Content created and supplied by: Boitumelo (via Opera News )

Liqui Fruit Apple Juice Liquifruit Pioneer Foods Save Life World Health Organisation


Load app to read more comments