Poland and Slovakia find ‘tainted’ eggs imported from Germany

Polish aùthorities said Friday they had discovered aroùnd 40,000 insecticide-tainted eggs imported from Eù neighboùr Germany, bùt gave assùrances that none had made it to sùpermarket shelves.

“The eggs did not reach consumers and will be destroyed or returned to their German supplier,” Poland’s Chief Sanitary Inspectorate said in a statement.