April 23, 2014

AH!LASKA Chocolate Mix Recalled for Undeclared Milk

AH!LASKA Cocoa Recall

KORU Pacific Packaging is recalling AH!LASKA organic cocoa non-dairy chocolate mix because it contains undeclared milk, one of the major food allergens. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with the consumption of this product. The recalled product is AH!LASKA Organic Cocoa Non-Dairy Chocolate in 12 ounce containers. The UPC number is 7-60519-10028-7 and the lot number is LOT# 3280 BEST BY APR/2015, marked on the shipping case sticker and on the metal canister bottom. Only this "best by" date is being recalled. The product was distributed to retailers nationwide. The problem was discovered when testing confirmed the presence of milk allergen in the finished product. The label on the product has the allergen advisory statement, "made in a facility that also processes … [Read more...]

Natural Grocers Recalls Peppercorns for Possible Salmonella

Natural Grocers Peppercorns Salmonella Recall

Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets of Colorado is recalling multiple lots of Natural Grocers brand Organic Black Peppercorns as it may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. Several other recalls of black peppercorns are underway at this time. No illnesses have been reported to date. The recalled product is Natural Grocers brand Organic Black Peppercorns, provided by Frontier Natural Products Co-op. The recalled product is packed in clear plastic bags with the Natural Grocers label. The Julian packed-on dates are: 28-14, 13-14, 351-13, 336-13, 322-13, 305-13, 290-13, 281-13, 266-13, 252-13, 245-13. The peppercorns were distributed to Natural Grocers' 80 stores in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah and … [Read more...]

In Canada, Peppercorns Recalled for Possible Salmonella

365 Peppercorns Salmonella Recall

The Canadian Food Inspection AGency (CFIA) is recalling several varieties of black peppercorns because they may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. No illnesses have been reported in connection with these recalled products. The products are Frontier Organic Whole Black Peppercorns, and Whole Black Peppercorns Organic in two sizes. Simply Organic Black Peppercorns in various sizes are recalled, as well as 365 Everyday Value Black Peppercorns in various sizes sold at Whole Foods Market. To see the sizes, UPC numbers, and product codes, please visit the CFIA web site. You can also see pictures of the recalled products there. The recall was triggered by a recall in the U.S. by Frontier Natural Products Co-op. If you purchased any of these products, do not eat them. Return them to … [Read more...]

Emparedados Boricua Recalled for Undeclared Eggs

Emparedados Boricua Recall

Emparedados Boricua, located in Puerto Rico, is recalling Emparedados Boricua - Chicken and Cheese (Chicken and Cheese Sandwich) because it contains undeclared eggs. Anyone with an egg allergy could have a serious or life-threatening reaction if they consume this product. The product is sold in units of 6.5 ounces each. It was distributed to stores at gas stations in Puerto Rico from March 17, 2014 until April 3, 2014. No complaints or reports of adverse reactions have been received to date. The problem was discovered during an FDA inspection, and the product is being removed from the market. The press release in Spanish about this recall is posted at the FDA web site. If you purchased this product and are allergic to eggs, do not eat it. Discard the product or return to the place of … [Read more...]

Natural Organics Recalls Mouthwash for Bacterial Contamination

Tea Tree Mouthwash

Natural Organics, Inc. is recalling Thursday Plantation Tea Tree Mouthwash after they were notified by its contract manufacturer Integria Healthcare of Australia that one lot of the product failed microbial contamination testing. The contaminant, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, could pose a serious health risk, especially to immune compromised people. The mouthwash was distributed nationwide to retail stores in Trinidad and the Philippines. It was packaged in clear plastic bottles with green and white labeling. The label reads "Thursday Plantation, Tea Tree Mouthwash, 8.45 fl oz./250 ml." The product number is 6710, the lot number is 9810. No reports of illness have been received to date. If you purchased this product, do not use it. Return it to the place of purchase for a refund. … [Read more...]

Washington State Deli Recalls Canned Tomato Juice and Adjika

Tomato Juice Botulism

Marvel Food & Deli in Washington state is recalling all of its tomato juice and adjika (a spicy dip sometimes called Russian pesto) because the canning process needs to go through testing and evaluation. There have been no complaints of illness connected to the consumption of these products. But they were produced without the benefit of an approved procedure and permit, so are considered adulterated. Canned products that are inadequately processed may provide ideal growth conditions for Clostridium botulinum bacterium. Marvel Food & Deli has removed all existing in-house canned tomato juice and adjika from its shelves. The company will work with state and local agencies for approval of any future in-house canning production and sales. The symptoms of botulism poisoning … [Read more...]

In Canada, Perogies Recalled for Undeclared Soy

Grandma's Perogies recall

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and S & A Grandma's Food Inc. are recalling Grandma's perigees because they contain soy, one of the major food allergens, that is not declared on the label. Anyone with an allergy to soy could have a serious reaction if they consume this product. No reported illnesses are associated with the consumption of this product. The product is Grandma's perigees brand Potato & Bacon Perogies in 907 gram packages. The UPC number is 8 92691 00112 7, and all codes are recalled where soy is not declared in the list of ingredients. The product was sold nationally at the retail level. The recall was triggered by CFIA inspection activities. If you purchased this product and are allergic to soy, do not eat it. Discard it or return to the place of purchase … [Read more...]

In Canada, Breakfast Wraps Recalled for Possible Listeria

Breakfast Wrap Listeria

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Castle Cheese Inc. are recalling two types of breakfast wraps sold in British Columbia because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with the consumption of these products. The recalled items are Creekside Market Breakfast Wrap in 250 gram containers. The UPC number is 200732 804994. The code on the product is packed date up to and including 2014AL01 and best before date up to and including 2014AL11. The product was sold from Creekside Market, 305-2071, Lake Placid Road in Whistler, BC. The other recalled item is Belich's Market Breakfast Wrap. The size and UPC number are not listed. It was sold from March 10 to 28, 2014 at Super Value at 415 Dollarton Highway in North … [Read more...]

Lao Thai Nam Recalls Sompa Salted Fish For Possible Botulism

Numbr One Sompa Botulism recall

Lao Thai Nam of Texas is recalling salted fish because it may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium that can cause life-threatening illness or death. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this recall. The product is Number One Sompa Salted Fish, packaged in a 7 ounce clear vacuum packaged pouch. The pouch has red and black lettering with a fish logo on the left hand side. The product is a whole processed Tin Foil Barb fish, with UPC number 8 8433200019 4. It was sold in the Irving and Houston areas of Texas in retail stores before 3/31/2014. If you purchased this product, do not eat it, even if it doesn't look or smell spoiled. The toxin produced by the Clostridium botulinum does not have any taste or smell. Symptoms of botulism poisoning … [Read more...]

Herring Recalled for Undeclared Milk

Recall

Vita Food Products of Illinois is notifying the public that it is recalling 2,280 jars of Elf Herring Fillets in Wine Sauce, because the product in the jars is actually herring in sour cream, and therefore contains undeclared milk. Anyone with an allergy to milk could have a serious reaction if they consume this product. No illnesses or adverse reactions are reported in association with this recall. The recalled product is 12 ounce plastic jars of Elf Herring Fillets in Wine Sauce. The product has a best if used by date of 21 May 14 and lot number 03553, found on the back of the jar at the bottom of the label. It was sent to retailers in Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin beginning December 26, 2013. If you purchased this product and are allergic to milk, do not eat it. … [Read more...]

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