The U.S. government has banned the sale of imported nuts in the U.K. for fear they contain salmonella, a serious health risk.
But it’s not clear why.
The government is seeking comments on whether it should ban imported nuts for at least two years, and its move comes amid rising concerns about salmonellosis.
Health officials in England, Australia and the U, as well as in Germany, France and Germany, have banned the import of nuts imported from the U., with the U as the only market in Europe.
Here’s how to buy and eat nuts in your own country.