Ikea meatballs 'contain horsemeat'
- Published: 27 Feb 2013 at 20.14
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STOCKHOLM - The producer of Ikea meatballs withdrawn from shelves in Thailand and two dozen other countries has found horsemeat in its products, the national food agency SLA said Wednesday.
The Swedish national food agency says it has found horsemeat in meatballs labelled as beef-and-pork products, and sold at the Bang Na Mega Mall.
The agency was informed by Swedish company Dafgaard that its own tests had "confirmed the presence of equine DNA", a spokeswoman for the agency said.
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