Lyons Magnus has announced that following continued collaboration and consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the Company is expanding its July 28, 2022, recall of nutritional and beverage products because of potential microbialContinue Reading Lyons Magnus expands recall of Oatly, Stumptown and other beverages over microbial contamination
Lyons Magnus LLC is recalling nutritional and beverage products because of potential microbial contamination, including from the organism Cronobacter sakazakii.
Preliminary root cause analysis shows that the products did not meet commercial sterility specifications.
The…Continue Reading 53 nationally distributed beverage products recalled over microbial contamination
Shoppers Drug Mart is recalling certain Abbott brand powdered infant formula products from because of possible Cronobacter sakazakii and Salmonella contamination. The products were previously recalled on Feb. 17, 2022 and some units were sold…Continue Reading Shoppers Drug Mart issues recall after some recalled Abbott formulas were accidentally sold online
The number of food safety incidents involving an international network dropped in the first quarter of 2022.
The International Food Safety Authorities Network (INFOSAN) was part of 47 alerts from January through March this year…Continue Reading Decline in alerts for global food safety network in early 2022
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Congress passed the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act in 1938 in reaction to growing public safety demands. The primary goal of the Act was to protect the health and safety of…
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The Food and Drug Administration is allowing Abbott Nutrition to release limited amounts of certain infant formulas made at a plant under investigation in relation to an outbreak of cronobacter infections.
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Editor’s note: This column was originally published in eFoodAlert and is republished here with the author’s permission.
Between Sept. 1, 2019, and Sept. 20, 2021, Abbott Nutrition received 17 consumer complaints…
The FDA has confirmed five different strains of Cronobacter sakazakii bacteria at a production plant that makes infant formula that has been linked to four illnesses and two deaths.
None of the five different strains…
Continue Reading Five strains of bacteria found at infant formula plant; none match samples from two patients
The chairman of a U.S. House subcommittee has demanded that the FDA provide Congress with an explanation of why it took so long to deal with an ongoing outbreak linked to infant formula.