Though no illnesses have been reported, prosecutors said there is evidence that public health has been threatened by "the delivery or application of the biocide Fipronil in poultry houses in the egg sector". "Our advice is that there is no need for people to change the way they consume or cook eggs or products containing eggs".
In joint raids with Belgium, Dutch prosecutors said they had arrested "two managers at the company that allegedly used the substance at poultry farms", with Dutch media naming the suspects' company as Chickfriend.
Millions of eggs have been destroyed or taken off the shelves across Europe with growing questions about the extent to which consumers have been kept in the dark over the scale of the problem.
About 700,000 chicken eggs contaminated with the Fipronil pesticide entered circulation in Britain, the Food Standards Agency said Thursday. Shell eggs were unaffected, she said, because all those eggs were sourced from the UK.
Dutch police today arrested two company directors suspected of playing a significant role in a sprawling worldwide scandal involving fipronil contamination in eggs.
The likelihood of any related food illnesses from consuming contaminated products is very low. In large quantities, it is considered "moderately toxic" to humans by the world health Organization (WHO), presenting a danger to the kidneys, the liver and the thyroid.
The majority of the eggs have originated from the Netherlands, but also from Belgium and Germany.
"Samples analysed in the Netherlands show traces of fipronil in the eggs, but not as a health hazard", the agency said [in Danish].
"All of the food businesses concerned have been contacted and any remaining products removed from sale", the FSAI said.
According to the Post , documents seized during the raid were the same that Manafort had already turned over to Congress. Investigators were looking for tax documents and foreign banking records, the New York Times reported .
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