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Canada expands sesame seed recall to include more products

A Canadian recall of sesame seeds due to potential Salmonella contamination has expanded to include more products and additional distribution information since the initial industry-attributed recall notice reported on Jan. 26. As of Tuesday, the following products had been recalled: ARZ Fine Foods Sesame Seeds White, 1 lb. Packed on 18.JA.09; Sold at ARZ Fine… Continue Reading

Imported Santos Brand Candies Recalled for Excessive Lead

California consumers were warned on Monday not to eat three varieties of Santos brand candies imported from India after tests found they contained lead levels in excess of state and federal standards. The three candies are: Santos Rewadi Gur (7 and 14 ounce packages) Santos Sugar Rewadi (2 lb. package) Santos Sesame Candy (2 lb…. Continue Reading