An X-tra Trophy for OPSON X

A Decade of Success in the Fight against Food Fraud: The usual culprits are leading the list of seized feed and food counterfeits in the latest OPSON X Operation: alcoholic beverages, dietary supplements and grain-based products, followed by produce. In the Operation OPSON activities, Europol and Interpol join forces to combat counterfeit and fake animal feeds, foods and beverages. This year’s operation unearthed 15,000 tons of potentially dangerous products, worth $60 million, an increase in 3,000 tons over the previous year.

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Picture Credit Susanne Kuehne

Posted on 2 August 2021