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CDC: Listeria Outbreak Linked To Roos Foods Appears Over


The Listeria monocytogenes outbreak earlier this year that killed one person and sickened seven people in Delaware and one in California appears to be over, according to a final update from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The victims were all of Hispanic ethnicity, CDC’s update noted, and five of the illnesses… Continue Reading

Kraft Recalls Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners for Packaging Mix-Up


About 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners were recalled Sunday by Kraft Foods Group Inc. of Columbia, MO, because of a packaging error. Classic Cheese Dogs are contained in packaging for Classic Wieners. The packaging error means that the ingredients are not properly listed and a known allergen, milk, is not listed. The U.S…. Continue Reading

Pennsylvania Health Department: Discard Raw Milk From Greenfield Dairy


Raw milk from Greenfield Dairy near the central Pennsylvania town of Middleburg is likely contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and should be discarded immediately, state officials say. Raw milk is milk that has not been pasteurized. The Greenfield raw milk has not yet been associated with any illnesses. The dairy’s  milk collected for routine sampling by… Continue Reading

Wisconsin Salami Products Recalled for USDA Misbranding Problem

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Bolzano Artisan Meats LLC, of Milwaukee, WI, is recalling approximately 5,723 pounds of salami products for misbranding and because they were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Thursday. Products produced under the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (WDATCP) inspection… Continue Reading

Recall of Processed Egg Products Expanded, FSIS Releases Distribution List


Nutriom LLC of Lacey, WA, is recalling an additional 82,884 pounds of processed egg products that were produced on dates not included in the original Feb. 15 recall announcement from the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). Monday’s announcement from FSIS included a 56-page distribution list of retail outlets in 46 states which may… Continue Reading

Abady Cat Food Recalled for Possible Salmonella Contamination

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The Robert Abady Dog Food Co. LLC of Poughkeepsie, NY, is recalling its 2-lb., 5-lb. and 15-lb. boxes of “Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats” because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled boxes of “Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats” were distributed nationwide in retail stores… Continue Reading

Colorado Firm Recalls Chile for Possible Salmonella Contamination


Fernandez Chile Company Inc. of Alamosa, CO, is recalling 4-oz. Chile Molido Puro (UPC code 77601-10011) and 6-oz. Chile Rojo (UPC code 77601-10053) because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The products were distributed in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Utah, Arizona and California. King Soopers, Safeway, City Market and various independent grocers… Continue Reading

Sweet Basil Recalled for Possible Salmonella Contamination


Lisy Corporation of Miami, FL, is voluntarily recalling 6-oz. jars of Lisy Sweet Basil (Albahaca), Item #1132, Lot numbers A013 0518 & A014 0518, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this recall. Lisy Sweet Basil, 6-oz bottle, UPC Code 0 96786… Continue Reading

CDC: Listeria Probably Contaminated WI Cheese During Production Process


A Listeria outbreak in the Midwest linked to one death and a miscarriage likely was caused by contamination during the cheese-making process, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “Inspection of the cheese-making facility revealed that substantial sanitation deficiencies during the cheese-making process itself, after the milk was… Continue Reading

British Airways Meals Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination


Flying Food Group airline catering announced Friday a recall of its Char Grilled Asparagus and Grapefruit Appetizer meals because they may have been contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, the elderly and others with weakened immune systems. The recall comprises 41 appetizer meals prepared for three… Continue Reading