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Julia Thomas

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Imported Fish Recalled

Two Minnesota companies – Import Foods Wholesale and Seng Ong Wholesale – are recalling various types of imported fish because they may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum spores, which can cause botulism.  In each case, Minnesota Department of Agriculture Laboratory personnel confirmed that the fish were not properly eviscerated prior to processing. No illnesses have been reported… Continue Reading

Pita Breads, Sandwich Rolls Recalled

Wegmans is recalling specific date codes of its Pita Breads and Thin Sandwich Rolls because they may contain bits of metal or plasticized fabric from a damaged conveyor belt. To date, there have been no reports of foreign objects being found. The recalled pita breads and sandwich rolls would have been purchased on Wednesday, March… Continue Reading

Salsa Recalled Over Jalapeno Salmonella Concerns

Club Chef is recalling certain salsas because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. The potential for contamination was noted after a random test by the Ohio Department of Agriculture in a store in Ohio revealed the presence of Salmonella in a case of Jalapeno peppers. Jalapeno peppers are one of the ingredients in the salsa…. Continue Reading

Allergen Alert: Dried Potato With Sulfites

Strong America Ltd. is recalling a dried potato product imported from China that may contain sulfites, which are not listed on the label. According to the notice, the recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence… Continue Reading

Allergen Alert: Smoked Sausage With Whey, Casein

J Bar B Foods of Waelder, TX is recalling approximately 64,020 pounds of smoked sausages because they contain whey and casein, allergens that are not declared on the label, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Monday.  There have been no reports of adverse reactions. According to the recall notice,… Continue Reading

Allergen Alert: Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies With Walnuts

Whole Foods Market says people who have an allergy or sensitivity to walnuts should not eat certain Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies, which are being recalled due to a labeling error in which walnuts were left off the ingredient list.  No adverse reactions have been reported. The recalled cookies were sold at Whole Foods Market stores… Continue Reading

Listeria Found in Ready-to-Eat Beef Sausage

Southside Market & BBQ of Elgin, TX is recalling approximately 2,373 pounds of ready-to-eat beef sausage products that may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Wednesday. The problem was discovered during routine FSIS testing. There have been no reports of illness. The recall… Continue Reading

Glass Fragments in Fruit Beverages

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and AllJuice International are advising customers not to consume certain AllJuice products because they may contain harmful glass fragments. There have been no injuries reported. The recalled juices, in 73 mL glass bottles, were distributed in Ontario, Canada and include: – Aljuice Key Lime Fruit Beverage, UPC 7 74557 40525… Continue Reading