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H-E-B recalls tuna because of sterilization issues at plant

Equipment malfunctions are again blamed for a canned tuna recall, this time by the grocery chain H-E-B Inc., which is recalling more than 10,000 cans of Hill Country Fare branded chunk light tuna in oil. The recall notices on the company’s website and the Food and Drug Administration website are dated March 18 — the… Continue Reading

Bumble Bee and Chicken of the Sea Tuna Recalls Expand

Both Bumble Bee and Chicken of the Sea tuna brands have expanded their recalls first announced on Wednesday due to problems with the seams on their can lids not meeting safety standards. Bumble Bee’s recall now includes 5-ounce chunk white albacore and chunk light tuna products distributed to retailers between Jan. 17 and March 6,… Continue Reading

Loose Seams On Tuna Can Lids Prompts Recall

Two brands of tuna—Bumble Bee and Chicken of the Sea—were recalled Wednesday for loose lids or at least seams that didn’t meet standards, risking contamination from spoilage organisms or pathogens. It’s too early to know if the mistake is going to make anybody sick. Tri-Union Seafoods LLC recalled its 5-ounce Chicken of the Sea brand… Continue Reading