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Veggie products sold at Whole Foods Markets recalled

May. 15, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-based vendor is recalling select salads, wraps and salad bar trays sole through Whole Foods markets in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. In a statement Wedneday, GHSW LLC said it had decided on a recall over concerns that product labels failed to declare soy as a sub-ingredient of the...

Recall: Nearly 57 tons of ground beef for possible E coli

Apr. 24, 2019 2:04 PM EDT

CARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) — The federal government says a meat company in Georgia has recalled tons of ground beef for possible contamination with E. coli bacteria. The bacteria is an unusual strain that has sickened 156 people in 10 states , hospitalizing 20 of them. Ground beef had been described as the...

Woman sues over melon linked to US salmonella outbreak

Apr. 17, 2019 1:00 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Kentucky woman is suing an Indiana-based company that issued a recall last week for melon products linked to a salmonella outbreak. Fifty-year-old Tammy France of Louisville alleges in her federal lawsuit that she spent a week hospitalized with salmonella poisoning after eating...

Cut melon linked to US salmonella outbreak recalled

Apr. 13, 2019 12:17 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis-based company has issued a recall for melon products sold in 16 states after being linked to a salmonella outbreak. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday that the recall includes cut watermelon, honeydew and cantaloupe produced by Caito Foods LLC. The fruit...

Houston company recalls some meat, poultry, salad items

Apr. 10, 2019 5:34 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas company has recalled more than 3,300 pounds (1496.87 kilograms) of ready-to-eat meat, poultry and salad products amid concerns about possible listeria contamination. The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Tuesday announced the recall by Great American Marketing Inc. of Houston. The...

Hercules Candy recalls Cashew Brittle because of peanuts

Apr. 6, 2019 8:49 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Upstate New York confectioner Hercules Candy is voluntarily recalling an item because of undeclared peanuts. Hercules on Friday announced the recall of Cashew Brittle Bits with a best by date of July 14. The candy is packed in clear 4-ounce bags. The East Syracuse candy-maker is...

Conagra recalls Hunt's tomato paste due to possible mold

Apr. 5, 2019 10:23 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Conagra is recalling some Hunt's tomato paste cans due to the possibility of mold. The company said that the recall is for six ounce cans of Hunt's Tomato Paste No Salt Added. It said that after the canning process, the final product could have been damaged, creating the potential for mold....

2,600 pounds of sausage products recalled; may contain metal

Mar. 26, 2019 10:36 AM EDT

CLAREMONT, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire food company is recalling over 2,600 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage products that could contain metal. The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the recall Saturday for North Country Smokehouse, of Claremont. It says the ready-to-eat kielbasa sausage items were...

California grower recalls avocados over possible listeria

Mar. 24, 2019 2:39 PM EDT

ESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California company is voluntarily recalling whole avocados over possible listeria contamination. Henry Avocado, a grower and distributor based near San Diego, said Saturday that the recall covers conventional and organic avocados grown and packed in California. The...

Tyson recalls chicken strips due to metal fears

Mar. 22, 2019 8:33 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arkansas-based Tyson Foods is recalling more than 69,000 pounds (31,297 kilograms) of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips because they may be contaminated with pieces of metal. The U.S. Agriculture Department said Thursday the products were produced on Nov. 30, 2018, and have a best if...