The Ministry of Health Announces the Destruction of Meat at the “Yaakov and Sons” Butchery, 4 Bolivia Street, Kiryat Yovel, Jerusalem
On 3-Jun-2013, the Regional Veterinarian of the Jerusalem Health Bureau, in cooperation with a municipal veterinarian from the City of Jerusalem, performed an inspection of “Yaakov and Sons” Butchery, 4 Bolivia Street, Kiryat Yovel, Jerusalem.
During the inspection, meat products manufactured without a manufacturer’s license and products that were beyond their expiry date were found.
The processing, storage and marketing of meat products without the legally mandated proper conditions may be harmful to public health.
By order of the veterinarian, 22 kg of meat and poultry were destroyed.
The Ministry of Health will continue to take the necessary enforcement measures, including legal proceedings, against this food business.