The Ministry of Health announces the destruction of expired meat (chicken breasts) at the Merkaz Habasar butchery, Hatichon 19, Haifa ​An inspection was conducted by the Haifa regional health bureau on December 17, 2012, at the Merkaz Habasar butchery, Hatichon 19, Haifa. This business sells beef, poultry and seafood products. 

The inspection found deficiencies in the infrastructure, packing of fish without the legally required permits, various kinds of meat stored without proper separation in the storefront refrigerator and expired meat (chicken breasts).
15 kg of meat (chicken breasts) were destroyed according to a warrant issued by the Haifa municipal veterinary surgeon.
The Ministry of Health will continue to take the necessary enforcement measures, including legal proceedings, against this food business.