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Kraft Expands Recall on Individual Wrapped Cheese

October 7, 2015

Kraft Expands Recall on Individual Wrapped Cheese Kraft is expanding a recall for individually wrapped American cheese slices due to the possibility that the plastic film may remain on the cheese causing a choking hazard. If the plastic film sticks to the cheese slice then it could potentially cause a choking hazard to individuals. Kraft…

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Cucumbers Recalled for Salmonella Outbreak

September 22, 2015

Cucumbers Recalled for Salmonella Outbreak Andrew and Williamson Fresh Produce is voluntarily recalling cucumbers labeled under the “limited edition” brand due to a salmonella outbreak. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has reported 285 cases of salmonella that can be traced back to cucumbers in 27 different states. One of the reports includes a…

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Kraft Recalls Cheese Singles Due to Customers Choking on Plastic Wrapping

August 24, 2015

Kraft Recalls Cheese Singles Due to Customers Choking on Plastic Wrapping Kraft Heinz Company is recalling 36,000 cases of Kraft Singles individually-wrapped slices after customers reported choking on the wrapping. There were ten complaints filed and three consumers who said they choked on the plastic wrapping. Consumers reported that the plastic remained connected to the…

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1.7 Million lbs. of Frozen Chicken Recalled for Salmonella Scare

August 19, 2015

1.7 Million lbs. of Frozen Chicken Recalled for Salmonella Scare Barber Foods is recalling 1,707,494 pounds of chicken for fear that it may be contaminated with salmonella. It may be a good time to switch to red meat or fish. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service and Barber Foods shared that…

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Kroger recalls 4 different seasonings and cilantro

August 14, 2015

Kroger recalls 4 different seasonings and cilantro Kroger has announced two different recalls for cilantro and four different Kroger seasonings. A positive test for salmonella in South Carolina resulted in Kroger recalling four of its seasonings. Kroger Ground Cinnamon, Kroger Garlic Powder, Kroger Coarse Ground Black Pepper and Kroger Bac’n Buds were all recalled from…

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Bottled Water Recalled for E. Coli Concerns

July 10, 2015

Bottled Water Recalled for E. Coli Concerns Niagara Bottling is recalling some of its bottled water for possible E. Coli contamination. Niagara Bottling, based in Ontario, is voluntarily recalling bottles of water from its Pennsylvania facilities that were manufactured between June 10 and June 18 for possible E. Coli contamination. The company has not released…

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Pool Safety: Protect yourself from Recreational Water Illness

June 29, 2015

Pool Safety: Protect Yourself from Recreational Water Illnesses Swimming Pools are a fun activity for all during the warmer months. Although they can be a great alternative if you don’t have a beach nearby, they can also carry bacteria and germs which can cause recreational water illnesses.  Recreational Water Illnesses (RWIs) are caused by germs…

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Smoked salmon recalled over listeria

June 24, 2015

Smoked salmon recalled over listeria Santa Barbara Smokehouse is recalling almost all of its varieties of smoked salmon due to a possible listeria contamination. A voluntary recall was issued by the company for all of its smoked salmon except its Hot Smoked Salmon, made from March 1 through April 8, 2015. The recalled products were…

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Recalled for Listeria

May 6, 2015

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Recalled for Listeria Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams issued a press release on the voluntary recall of their products. The recall was placed after the Nebraska Department of Agriculture found listeria in the products during an inspection. The Ohio-based company will not sell any products until they are certain they are “100-percent…

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Baby Food Recalled Over Glass Pieces in Jars

April 24, 2015

Baby Food Recalled Over Glass Pieces in Jars Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling over 1,900 pounds of baby food products due to small pieces of glass which may have gotten into the jars, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The jars were sent to retail stores all across the nation.…

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