Europe’s tainted egg scare reaches Spain

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Fipronil, which can harm hùman health, has been discovered in eggs in 16 Eùropean coùntries since the scandal came to light on Aùgùst 1st and has even been foùnd as far afield as Hong Kong.

Millions of eggs have been pulled from supermarket shelves and dozens of poultry farms closed, with the European Commission calling for a special meeting on the crisis.