HC Deb 07 March 1951 vol 485 cc57-8W
61. Major Lloyd

asked the Minister of Food how much meat imported in the past three months has been found unfit for human consumption.

Mr. F. Willey

Figures are not yet available for the past three months, but during the three months ending 31st January, 1951, which is the latest period for which records are complete, 108 tons of frozen meat, and 34 tons of canned meats imported by the Ministry were condemned as unfit for human consumption.