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Belgian And Dutch Officials Point Fingers Amid Egg Contamination Scare

Enlarge this image Eggs are being progressively reintroduced in Dutch markets, including this one in Alkmaar, after a contamination scare prompted supermarkets in several European countries to pull their supplies of eggs. John Thys/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption John Thys/AFP/Getty Images One thing, at least, is not in dispute: Supermarkets in several countries across Europe have pulled eggs from their shelves for fear they were contaminated with Fipronil, an insecticide that’s typically used to kill lice and ticks — and that has the potential to harm humans. The contamination…

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