The Ministry of Health Notifies the Public of the Destruction of Meat at "Yoav Butchery" at 125 Yasmin Street, Mevasseret Ziyyon
On 24-Feb-2014, representatives of the Jerusalem District Health Bureau conducted and inspection of "Yoav Butchery", at 125 Yasmin St., Mevasseret Ziyyon. During the inspection, meat products that had thawed, poultry products that had been frozen without an appropriate license and meat, poultry and fish 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 veterinary surgeon of the Jerusalem Health Bureau, approximately 120 kg of meat, poultry and fish were destroyed.
The Ministry of Health will take further enforcement measures, including legal proceedings, against this food business.