Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

20 food, dietary supplement recalls initiated


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Food producers carried out 20 food or dietary supplement product recalls over the past two months, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Such companies decide to pull products from the marketplace when the food is inaccurately labeled, when it creates a potential health risk for consumers due to contamination or when the food has caused a sickness outbreak, the FDA reports.

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New Food Recalls Listed on FDA Website

DateCompanyRecall Information
April 16Jensen Tuna of LouisianaCompany is voluntarily recalling frozen ground tuna imported from JK Fish, since it may be tainted with salmonella.
April 15Hercules Candy LLCCompany issues allergy alert on undeclared peanuts in Cashew Brittle Bits.
April 15UnileverAllergy alert issued on undeclared tree nuts in some containers of Ben & Jerry's Coconut Seven Layer Bar Bulk and Chunky Monkey Pit.
April 13Mondelez Global LLCVoluntary recall conducted of some 13-oz. packages of Chewy Chips Ahoy due to a solidified ingredient.
April 1NadaMoo!Select pints of strawberry cheesecake voluntarily recalled due to undeclared almond.
March 28Wakefern Food Corp.Wholesome Pantry Organic Nut Butters voluntarily recalled due to possible health risk.
March 28Thomas Hammer Coffee Roasters Inc.Allergy alert issued on undeclared egg in blueberry bread.
March 23Henry AvocadoWhole avocados recalled due to possible health risk.
March 14Surtidoras Bakery Inc.Allergy alert issued on undeclared milk in marble muffin,banana muffin and blueberry muffin.
March 12Hometown Food Co.Two production lot codes of Pillsbury unbleached all-purpose 5-pound flour due to possible health risk.
March 8Fullei FreshOrganic bean sprouts recalled because of possible health risk.
Feb. 25Southern SpecialtiesBagged green beans and butternut squash voluntarily recalled in Southeast due to possible health risk.
Feb. 25UTZ Quality FoodsAllergy alert issued on undeclared milk in Bachman 10-oz. Twist 
Feb. 22Asia Foods Distributor Inc.Allergy alert issued on undeclared milk allergens in Nova Salted Biscuit
Feb. 19Concord Fresh SuccessRecall conducted on mild salsa seasoning mix because of undeclared milk allergen.
Feb. 18Chukar CherriesRecall of Amaretto Rainier Ultra Dark Chocolate Cherries Pouches expanded because of undeclared milk.
Feb. 15Nature's Path FoodsProduction run of Envirokidz Choco Chimps,Gorilla Munch and Jungle Munch cereals recalled due to undeclared gluten.
Feb. 15Smoked Alaska Seafoods Inc.6.5-oz. jars and cans of smoked silver salmon recalled due to possible health risk.
Feb. 12Ottogi America Inc.Recall of undeclared egg in various products expanded.
Feb. 8World WatersRecall of WTRMLN WTR Original 12 Packs issued due to possible plastic contamination.
Source: Food and Drug Administration

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