• Sudan Surfaces Ten Years On

    The dye Sudan I came to public attention in 2003 when it was discovered in batches of Chili Powder. Its presence in a batch of Worchester Sauce which was used as an ingredient in many ready-meals lead to large scale product recalls in 2005. More than decade on chili powder containing 1,500 mg/kg of Sudan I and 460 mg/kg of Sudan IV was found on sale.

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What we do - Making it crystal clear

  • Putting things in Perspective

    The day to day work carried out by the members of the APA has a direct effect on our daily lives — from the food that we eat to the air we breathe, from checking the safety of children's toys to providing a frontline emergency response unit for chemical leaks.

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  • Case studies

    View some recent case studies of work carried out by members of the APA showcasing the diverse range of instances where our members get involved.

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