French horse-meat scandal again

This video says about itself:

23 Feb 2013

Horsemeat containing a drug potentially harmful to humans has likely entered the food chain, France says, adding health concerns to the food scandal across Europe.

Translated from NOS TV in the Netherlands:

New French horsemeat scandal

Update: Monday 16 Dec 2013, 16:09

French police in the south of the country are investigating a new scandal with illegally processed horse meat. In raids in eleven departments, according to the media, 21 people were arrested.

Police suspect that horse meat unfit for human consumption nevertheless had gone to stores. This is said to include horses which had been used in tests in the pharmaceutical industry and horses from riding schools.

Early this year it was found that cheap meat from horses had been mixed with many French beef products.

Conflicts of interest in European Union food safety: here.

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