Foodstuff information - Fish

Cod Worm – white fish such as cod or haddock may be infested with a small, round brownish/yellow worm found in the flesh. They are killed by cooking and are harmless to humans. The affected parts of the fish are usually cut away, but some may be missed.

  • Advised Action: Action:  Contact retailer or supplier
  • Risk: No public health risk

 

 


Last Updated on Thursday, November 23, 2017

Cod Worm – white fish such as cod or haddock may be infested with a small, round brownish/yellow worm found in the flesh. They are killed by cooking and are harmless to humans. The affected parts of the fish are usually cut away, but some may be missed.

  • Advised Action: Action:  Contact retailer or supplier
  • Risk: No public health risk

Last Updated on Thursday, November 23, 2017