Food and Drug Administration--Recalls/Safety Alerts
Recall Information from FDA
03/24/2017 03:35 PM
Nutiva Expanded Voluntary Recall for Undeclared Peanuts In All Lots of Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake
Nutiva, an Organic Superfoods company, has decided to expand its initial voluntary product recall of the Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake – Vanilla to include all lots of both Vanilla and Chocolate flavored products after identifying that this product may contain trace amounts peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
03/24/2017 01:00 PM
Pro Sports Club Recalls Yogurt Peanut Crunch Bar Because of Possible Health Risk
Pro Sports Club of Bellevue, WA is recalling 36.957 Yogurt Peanut Crunch bars because it may be contaminated with Escherichia coli H7 bacteria (E.Coli O157:H7) E Coli O157:H7 causes a diarrheal illness often with bloody stools. Although most healthy adults can recover completely within a week, some people can develop a form of kidney failure called Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS). HUS is most likely to occur in young children and the elderly. The condition can lead to serious kidney damage and even death.
03/23/2017 12:59 PM
Chlorofields Recalls Asian MIicrogreens Because Of Possible Health Risk
ChloroFields of Lawrence, KS is recalling 20 cases of Asian Microgreens,
because they have potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an
organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in
young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened
immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often
experience fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. In
rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism
getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such
as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and
03/20/2017 05:47 PM
EuroCan Manufacturing Voluntarily Recalling Barnsdale Farms® Pig Ears Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk
(March 20, 2017) New Hamburg, Ontario - EuroCan Manufacturing is voluntarily recalling Lot
Number 84 consisting of it's individually shrink-wrapped, 6-pack, 12-pack and 25-pack bags of
Barnsdale Farms®, HoundsTooth® and Mac's Choice® Pig Ears because they have the potential to be
contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is a risk to
humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their
hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products.
03/17/2017 12:15 PM
Aroma Imports Inc. Recalls Nabelsi brand Thyme Because of Possible Health Risk
Aroma Imports Inc. of Dearborn Heights, MI, is recalling 450 g and 4.5 kg packages of Nabelsi brand Thyme because the products have the potential to contain excessive levels of lead. The recall was initiated after it was discovered that product contained high levels of lead (422 PPM) based on sampling by U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Illinois Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Protection.
03/13/2017 12:27 PM
Whole Foods Market Expands Vulto Creamery Recall Because of Public Health Risk
In response to Vulto Creamery’s expanded recall of raw milk cheeses, Whole Foods Market is voluntarily expanding its recall to include Andes, Hamden and Walton Umber cheeses sold in eight stores in Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. The cheeses have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, pregnant women and others with weakened immune systems.
03/11/2017 12:54 PM
Vulto Creamery Voluntarily Expands Their Recall of All Raw Milk Cheeses Because of Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination
Vulto Creamery, Walton, New York, is out of an abundance of caution expanded the recall to include all lots for four additional cheeses which include, by name the following: Andes, Blue
Blais, Hamden & Walton Umber. In summary, Vulto Creamery has recalled the following eight cheese items: Heinennellie, Miranda,, Willowemoc, Ouleout , Andes, Blue Blais, Hamden & Walton Umber due to potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes.
03/09/2017 02:32 PM
Nonna Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Lidia’s Marinara Sauce
Nonna Foods in Woodbury, New York, is voluntarily recalling 25 ounce jars labeled as Lidia’s Marinara Sauce bearing a Best By Date 06/13/2019, because the product may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
03/09/2017 02:04 PM
Bak-Ez Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared (Milk) in Mantecada (Muffin)
BAK-EZ Bakery Company of Norcross, Georgia is recalling 7-Eleven 4.0 oz. Mantecada (Muffin) (SKU 9841) (UPC05254859241-7) because it may contain undeclared “milk” in the allergen statement. People who have an allergy or severe stativity to Milk they run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
03/08/2017 05:26 PM
Gerber Issues Allergy Alert To Clarify Egg Labeling For Cheese Ravioli Pasta Pick-ups®
Gerber Products CompanyÃ‚Â ofÃ‚Â Florham Park, New Jersey,Ã‚Â is initiating a voluntary recall ofÃ‚Â Cheese Ravioli Gerber Pasta Pick-UpsÃ‚Â because the egg allergen is missing from the 'Contains' statement.Ã‚Â The full ingredient list on the package does list 'egg' as an ingredient; however, the 'Contains' statement, designed to further alert parents to allergens in the recipe, did not include Ã¢â‚¬Å“eggÃ¢â‚¬ï¿½ as is required. Only consumers who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg are at risk of serious allergic reaction if they consume this product.