August 4-5, 2022 – eFoodAlert
Here’s today’s list of food safety recalls, product recalls, allergy alerts, and various compliance issues. Live links will take you directly to official recall notices and company press releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.
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OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE: CDC reports that the epidemic of Listeria monocytogenes infections related to Big Olaf Brand Ice Cream Products increased in size to 25 diseases in 11 states. Twenty-four people were hospitalized and one person died.
PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT: FDA warns pet owners not to feed their cats Darwin’s Natural Pet Products Natural Selections Antibiotic and Grain Free Chicken Recipe for Cats (Lot 9116; manufactured May 2, 2022) and Darwin’s Natural Pet Products Natural Selections Antibiotic-Free and Grain-Free Turkey Recipe for Cats (Lot 9121; manufactured May 4, 2022) due to Salmonella contamination. The FDA recommended that the manufacturer voluntarily recall these products and notify the public, but the company did not.
Allergy Alert: That’s Nutrition, LLC remember Dark chocolate truffles (various pack sizes, flavors and lots/best before dates) due to undeclared milk. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Allergy Alert: Royal Crest Dairy remember Farmer’s 2% Reduced Fat Chocolate Milk (pint; code date AUG-22) due to undeclared eggs.
Animals Food safety reminder: Primal Pet Foods Inc. remember Primal Raw Frozen Dog Patties Beef Formula (Lot W10068709; Best Before 05/22/23) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled product was distributed in Maryland, Georgia, Texas and British Columbia in late April 2022.
Food safety reminder: Dairy mother CA remember Mother Dairy Brand Paneer Fresh Cheese (340g; Best before 10/23/2022; UPC 6 98708 98763 3) due to E. coli contamination. The recalled product was sold in Alberta.
Pet Food Safety Recall: Primal Pet Foods, Inc. remember Primal Raw Frozen Dog Patties Beef Formula (6 lbs; Lot #W10068709; Best Before 05/22/23; UPC 850334004164; Product of USA) due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled product was sold in British Columbia:
Allergy alert (Belgium): Cotton Port Gin remember NIO Cocktails brand Cocktail Mai Tai (100g; Lot L7008; To be consumed preferably before 01/02/2025) due to undeclared almonds.
Allergy alert (France): BRIODIS E. LECLERC CARPONT remember apple pies / apple pie (Use until 27/07/2022, 01/08/2022, 03/08/2022, 08/08/2022, 10/08/2022) due to undeclared celery.
Allergy alert (France): ANDRE LOUSSOUARN remember APPLE PASTE by ANDRE LOUSSOUARN (All batches; use-by dates between 07/31/2022 and 08/28/2022 and use-by dates between 07/26/2022 and 08/17/2022) due to undeclared celery .
Allergy alert (Germany): dm-drogerie markt GmbH + Co. KG remember dm Bio Smoothie mit Protein / Organic Protein Smoothie (250 ml) due to sesame, peanuts and other undeclared nuts.
Allergy alert (Spain): ASEAN warns consumers about undeclared gluten in Brand JC JUCARNE Cordon Bleu Extra (Lot #220730; Expiration date 08/08/2022).
Food safety recall (Belgium): Mondelez International remember Chewy Grany Fruits of the Forest / Chewy Berry Bars (195g; Lot #OCE0922051 (Production Hours 6:00am – 8:30am); Use by 2/28/2023) due to foreign body contamination (pieces of plastic).
Food safety reminder (France): Auchan remember Brand Auchan POUCE PASTRY BAR / Pastry Log (800g; Lots B166, B173, B181, B193; Best before 09/13/2022, 09/08/2022, 09/28/2022, 10/10/2022, respectively) due to contamination by foreign bodies (metal).
Food safety reminder (France): Auchan remember AUCHAN FOUR-QUARTER BAR / Four-quarter bar (various pack sizes and lot codes) due to foreign body (metal) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food safety reminder (France): The Trinity remember Pound cake to share (various pack sizes and lot codes) due to foreign body (metal) contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.
Food safety reminder (France): THE NAUCELLOISE remember LA NAUCELLOISE tripous (230g; Lots AF186 & AF172; To be used before 05/07/2026 & 21/06/2026) due to defective box seams.
Food safety reminder (France): SUPERMARKET MATCH remember Bowl of dry ham, Roquefort and walnut pasta / Bowl of dry ham, Roquefort and walnut pasta (300g; Use by 08/03/2022) due to foreign body contamination (soft blue plastic).
Food Safety Recall (Germany): Gerhard Labahn remember Brand Korngesund Bio Weizenmehl, Typ 550 / Organic Wheat Flour (1 kg; To be consumed preferably before 01.05.2023) due to producer of shigatoxins E.coli contamination.
Food Safety Recall Update (Germany): Global Foods Trading GmbH remember Schani Kasoori Methi (getrocknete Bockshornkleeblätter) / Dried fenugreek leaves (100 g & 1 kg; Lots 19FEB22X1/1 & 28MAR22X2/1; Best before 01/2024 & 03/2024) due to Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Ireland): Meadow Park Eggs remember Meadow Park Free Range Duck Eggs (6-pack; All expiry dates up to and including 08/08/2022; Product of Ireland) due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Food Safety Recall (Italy): Salumificio F.lli Cavallo SRL remember Salsiccia fresca di puro suino/Pasta di salsiccia / Pure pork fresh sausage/Sausage paste (Lot 220726UE; Best before 05/08/2022) due to Salmonella contamination.
Food safety reminder (Luxembourg): Auchan remember Quarter Bar (250g; Lots B171 & B189; Use by 2022-08-19 & 2022-09-06) due to foreign body (metal) contamination.
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Food Safety Reminder (Israel): solar frost remember Tender green beans, whole, frozen (600g; supplied to Haredi Community Hospital and Beit Yosef Hospital; multiple expiry date codes) due to foreign body contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.