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Raw cat food recalled in U.S., Canada for Listeria, Salmonella

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Three flavors of Rad Cat Raw Diet pet foods are being recalled from 48 U.S. states and Western Canada because they might be contaminated with Salmonella and/or Listeria monocytogenes, posing a health hazard to humans and pets. Lab tests confirmed Salmonella and/or Listeria monocytogenes in samples of the cat food from Radagast Pet Food Inc…. Continue Reading

Frozen veg recall ripples through supply chain to J.R. Simplot, Dutch Treat Foods

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Dutch Treat Foods Inc. issued a recall Tuesday for more than 3,000 pounds of Sweet Pea Pasta Salad because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, saying its supplier recalled one of the salad ingredients. The supplier, J.R. Simplot Co. notified its customers June 14 it was recalling bulk-shipped frozen peas and mixed vegetables after its… Continue Reading

Tainted Sunflower Seeds tied to Earnest Eats Recall

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Earnest Eats has recalled Earnest Eats Dark Chocolate Almond Bars in 6.2 oz. cartons only with the specific lot codes for containing sunflower seeds that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, The pathogen  can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections, especially in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune… Continue Reading

Globespun Gourmet Wraps Recalled

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Seattle’s Essential Foods Inc. has recalled  four flavors of Globespun Gourmet 8oz wraps because an ingredient (peas) has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The pathogen  can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections, especially  in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.  Others may suffer only short term symptoms… Continue Reading

Zupan’s Markets Recalls Macaroni Salad

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Zupan’s Markets has  recalled of its Macaroni Salad with Cheddar Cheese because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The pathogen  can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections, especially  in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Others  may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe… Continue Reading

Smoked maple syrup salmon sold in Quebec recalled for Listeria

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Atkins Et Freres Inc. Thursday recalled Atkins & Freres brand Smoked Maple Syrup Salmon from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product. The recalled product has been sold at the Atkins Et Freres Inc. retail store Mont-Louis, Quebec. All codes sold of the Syrup Salmon with a… Continue Reading

FDA warns Whole Foods after finding Listeria in its kitchen

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The U.S Food and Drug Administration found serious violations — including Listeria —  at a “multiple food manufacturing facility,” owned by Whole Foods Markets Inc., according to a warning letter posted today. FDA sent the letter about the Everett, MA, “factory kitchen” to Austin, Texas -based Whole Foods on June 8, but did not order… Continue Reading

Canada updates warning about Listeria and Neilson milk

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Ontario health officials have renewed their warning about Neilson brand chocolate milk and a Listeria investigation, warning consumers, restaurants and foodservice operators to check supplies on hand to make sure they don’t consume or serve the recalled milk. Toronto-based Saputo Inc. recalled various sizes of Neilson brand partly skimmed chocolate milk because of Listeria monocytogenes… Continue Reading

Post recalls cereal because of recalled sunflower seeds

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Post brand Great Grains Protein Blend – Honey, Oats & Seeds cereal is being recalled because of possible listeria contamination of sunflower kernels supplied by SunOpta Inc. The Post recall is one of dozens related to sunflower kernels and seeds supplied by the Toronto-based SunOpta, which began recalling products May 4 because of Listeria monocytogenes. The… Continue Reading

Bounce energy balls recalled in U.S., U.K. because of Listeria

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Bounce USA of Bend, OR, is voluntary recalling the Bounce Apple Cinnamon Protein Punch Energy Balls — newly named Apple Cinnamon Protein Energy Balls — because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This recall was initiated when the supplier, SunOpta, notified the Oregon company of its expanded sunflower kernels recall due to the possibility that some… Continue Reading