Posts tagged as Latvian Food and Veterinary Service

Violations in green food product procurements discovered in 86% of inspected schools

Friday, November 2, 2018

The Latvian Food and Veterinary Service (PVD) this year has inspected 55 educational institutions, and in 86 percent of cases discovered violations in green procurements of food products, LETA learned from PVD. The educational institutions have failed to meet the green procurement requirements. PVD reported that in all these cases educational institutions had to make sure that they are delivered food products that meet the green procurement requirements, but it…

Latvia’s FVS pulls two tonnes of cheese for circulation after surprise inspection

Thursday, September 6, 2018

During a surprise product labelling inspection at SIA RVA Company warehouse in Riga, Latvian Food and Veterinary Service found evidence of re-labelling of food products, specifically a certain type of cheese. FVS officers found that original labels of Radamer cheese slice packages had been taken off and replaced with new labels and changed expiry dates, BNN was told by FVS representative Anna Joffe. Suspicions regarding possible fraudulent schemes appeared when…