In the canteen at the Bonn headquarters of the labour and of the Ministry of agriculture have found food inspectors, according to SPIEGEL information during the inspections of 2017 and 2018, various infringements of the EU regulation on the hygiene of foodstuffs.

More on this in the LEVEL folder 6/2019 The ship of fools Gorch Fock: Once the Pride of the Navy, today a Symbol for the misery of the German armed forces Digital output | Printed version | Apps | subscription

Thus, the only contamination in vegetables were in the canteen of the Ministry of labour cooling the house, but also black mold on the sink. When a Test date was dripping condensation from the hood “interval” into a cauldron with boiling vegetable stock.

Spicy are also shortcomings in the canteen of the Ministry of agriculture, where the control grids of your dirty Insoles in the refrigerator, lack of supporting documentation for personnel training and is not covered food in the refrigerators criticized.

consumer advocates fight for transparency

Minister Julia Klöckner (CDU), responsible among other things for health protection of consumers, the issue is actually a “key issue” of the policy. “Woman Klöckner should first and foremost take care to ensure that the authorities, such inspection disclose the results,” says Oliver Huizinga of food watch. Also the staff should have “a right to, as it is the cleanliness in the kitchen.”

The consumer protection Agency came across a request for information under the consumer information act, to the reports. Foodwatch, a commitment to transparency obligations, also in snack bars and Restaurants, which are in a similar Form in Denmark or Norway. Speakers of both ministries, said the operators of the canteens had parked the deficiencies in the meantime.

More on the transparency Initiative of food watch you can read here:pot secret – How clean my trunk is local?

This theme comes from the new MIRROR-magazine – available on newsstands from Saturday morning and every Friday at LEVEL+ , as well as in the digital magazine edition.

What is the new LEVEL, you will learn every Saturday for our free Newsletter THE LOCATION of the six times will appear in the week – in a compact, analytically, the opinion, written by the editor-in-chief or the heads of our capital office in Berlin.

Sam Yoon has many years of experiences in journalism. He has covered such areas as information technology, science, sports and politics. Yoon can be reached at 82-2-6956-6698.