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Three sentenced in Belgium as part of fipronil egg scandal

16 days ago   |   By Food Safety News

Three people in Belgium have been sentenced for their roles in the 2017 fipronil affair that involved hundreds of poultry farms.
Prison terms range from one year to 18 months suspended for endangering public health and damages were awarded to civil parties. Seven individuals and four firms faced the court in Antwerp.
Investigations started in 2017 after high levels of fipronil were detected in eggs in Belgium and the Netherlands. Hundreds of poultry farms had to be cleared, with livestock and millions of eggs destroyed.
Jail time and financial penalties
Belgian and Dutch authorities...
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