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Publix recalls fruit mix because of Listeria risk in apricots

Publix Super Markets is recalling its “Tropical Fruit Medley” from grocery stores in six Southern states because the supplier of dried apricots used in the mix reported possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. “The 5.7-ounce clear plastic containers of the mix were sold from Publix retail produce departments in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee and North… Continue Reading

Dried Apricots Recalled Over Sulfites

Herb and Honey Inc. of Ridgefield, NJ, on May 27 recalled its 16-ounce packages of “Dried Apricots” because they contain undeclared sulfites. The “Dried Apricots” are products of Turkey. Consumers who have a severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product. The product comes in… Continue Reading