Saudi Arabia

Saudi Authorities Responded to Mayonnaise Contamination, Ensuring Public Safety

Posted on May 16th, 2024

The Saudi Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing and the Saudi Food and Drug Authority has initiated a nationwide recall for BON TUM mayonnaise following recent food poisoning incidents. The contamination, identified as the bacterium “Clostridium botulinum,” was initially discovered in mayonnaise used at Hamburgini restaurant in Riyadh. Subsequently, the same contaminant was found in products of the BON TUM brand at a manufacturing facility. In response, the ministry has taken decisive actions, halting the distribution of the implicated mayonnaise and ordering its recall from all markets and food establishments across the Kingdom. Production at the manufacturing facility […]

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