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Smoked Herring Recalled for Potential Botulism Risk

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Moscahlades Bros Inc. of Paterson, NJ, is recalling Hellas Golden Double Smoked Herring because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life­-threatening illness or death. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled. Hellas Golden Double Smoked Herring was… Continue Reading

Natural Grocers Recalls Organic Garlic Powder for Potential Salmonella Contamination

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Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets Inc., a Lakewood, CO-based natural grocery chain, is recalling two lots of Natural Grocers brand Organic Garlic Powder as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. This recall was initiated after being notified of positive Salmonella findings in product sampled by FDA. The recalled product is packaged in clear plastic… Continue Reading

Specific Lots of Nutrisca Dog Food Recalled for Salmonella Potential

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Tuffy’s Pet Foods Inc. of Perham, MN, is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4-lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Tuffy’s manufactured the product for Nutrisca. The recalled product was distributed in the 4-lb. bags nationwide to distributors, brokers, retail stores,… Continue Reading

Sacha Inchi Powder Recalled for Potential Staphylococcus Enterotoxin

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Sunfood of El Cajon, CA, is recalling Organic Sacha Inchi Powder because it has the potential to be contaminated with Staphylococcus enterotoxin. The presence of Staphylococcus enterotoxins may be injurious to health and may result in staphylococcal food poisoning. Nausea, vomiting, retching, abdominal cramping, and prostration may occur. In more severe cases, there may be headache, muscle cramping,… Continue Reading

Pet International Recalls Dog Treats Due to Salmonella Risk

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Pet International of Miami, FL, is recalling 1,500 units of 6” Beef Trachea Pet Treat because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals (e.g., dogs) eating the products, and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having… Continue Reading

Walnut Pieces Recalled for Possible Salmonella Contamination

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Hines Nut Company of Dallas, TX, has announced a voluntary recall of Walnut Halves & Pieces, Lot Number 6908, because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. The product was sold by Gold State Nut Company of Biggs, CA, and packaged by the Hines Nut Company. The product was packaged and distributed as follows: HINES NUT… Continue Reading

Canadian Poultry Products Recalled for Lack of Import Inspection

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Sunrise Poultry Processors of Lethbridge, Alberta, is recalling approximately 2,705 pounds of poultry products that were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Without the benefit of full inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists. The poultry items… Continue Reading

Whole Foods Market Recalls Items Prepared With Cumin Due to Peanut Allergen Risk

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Whole Foods Market has recalled a list of items prepared with a supplier’s ground cumin spice ingredient that may have contained undeclared peanut. People with an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. No allergic reactions have been reported to date, and… Continue Reading

Soybean Sprouts Recalled for Possible Listeria Contamination

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Korean Food Co. of Irving, TX, is recalling eight boxes of (20 bags in each box) Go-Hang Soybean sprouts in 1 lb. and 2 lb. bags distributed Jan 30, 2015 to Feb 6, 2015, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The soybean sprouts were distributed to KO-MART in Dallas and H-MART in… Continue Reading

Pet Food Recall Expanded for Potential Listeria, Salmonella Contamination

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J.J. Fuds Inc. of Valparaiso, IN, is expanding the firm’s recent recall to include all lots and products of J.J. Fuds Chicken Tender Chunks, Beef Tender Chunks and Duckling Tender Chunks Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and/or Salmonella. The recalled products were distributed regionally in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan,… Continue Reading