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'Wash salad' advice after E.coli outbreak

'Wash salad' advice after E.coli outbreak

4th November 2016

Following a recent outbreak of E. coli, consumers are being reminded to thoroughly wash salad leaves before eating.

Public Health England is still working to establish the cause but, amid concern that mixed salad leaves could be the source, they are encouraging people to follow the advice given.


Evans Chlor Tabs and Evans Veggisan are both suitable to use for the purpose of disinfection of salads, vegetables and non-peelable fruits. You will find further information on these products via the corresponding product pages.

Chlor Tabs http://www.evansvanodine.co.uk/shop/product/116-C037AEV/

Veggisan http://www.evansvanodine.co.uk/shop/product/236-C014AEV/

You will find further guidance on the Food Standards Agency website https://www.food.gov.uk/business-industry/guidancenotes/hygguid/ecoliguide