18 Aug 2022

Warning for NZers not to eat Fijian mussels

From Morning Report, 8:55 am on 18 August 2022

New Zealand Food Safety is urging consumers not to eat Fijian mussels being sold here illegally.

Mussels imported from Fiji are not controlled to ensure they meet New Zealand's food safety requirements and could cause illness.

The organisation's deputy director-general Vince Arbuckle spoke to Corin Dann.