SUBSCRIBE

Breaking News on Global Trading and Meat Processing

Headlines > Industry & Markets

News in brief

UK's FSA to publish DNA test results

By Nicholas Robinson , 15-Feb-2013
Last updated the 15-Feb-2013 at 10:44 GMT

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) in the UK is to publish results of food DNA tests today, in light of the horsemeat scandal.

It is expected that results from 30% of retailers and food businesses, which have tested thousands of products for horse DNA, will reveal the results at midday.

Despite the progress, Downing Street officials criticised UK supermarkets for not being open enough about the horsemeat scandal.