The Food Safety Authority issued a warning that traces of pesticides had been discovered on sesame seed bagels sold by Auchan and Delhaize supermarkets.

The items concerned are Delhaize own brand packets of sesame bagels (4X85 grams), as well as loose (frozen) sesame bagels, and Auchan branded sesame bagels (4x85 grams).

Residues of plant pesticides were found on the sesame seeds contained in the bagels. This substance is carcinogenic if consumed regularly.

Delhaize batch numbers:

Lot 0209 – DDM : 30/09/2020
Lot 0212 – DDM : 03/10/2020
Lot 0218 – DDM : 09/10/2020
Lot 0227 – DDM : 18/10/2020
Lot 0230 – DDM : 21/10/2020
Lot 0233 - DDM : 24/10/2020
Lot 0240 - DDM : 31/10/2020
Lot 0244 - DDM : 04/11/2020
Lot 0246 - DDM : 06/11/2020
Lot 0251 - DDM : 11/11/2020

Delhaize batch numbers for frozen products:

Lot 0247 - DDM : 03/09/2021
Lot 0232 - DDM : 19/08/2021
Lot 0185 - DDM : 03/07/2021

Auchan batch number:

0244