17 August 1999
EU to probe sewage-in-feed claims
EUROPEAN UNION food safety inspectors are to investigate reports that French companies have been putting sewage and other banned substances into animal feed.
Waste, including sludge from septic tanks and liquids from carcasses destined for incineration, was discovered in raw material destined for animal meal at the end of 1998.
- EC slams French feed practices, FWi, yesterday (16 August, 1999)
The Herald 17/08/99 page 11