E. coli, Listeria recalls on West Coast

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WASHINGTON- Clackamas, Oregon-based Interstate Meat Distributors recalled about 14,806 lbs. of ground beef and pork products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the US Dept. of Agriculture reported. The chicken sausage, produced and packaged on Feb. 10 and 12, 2018. 

 

The problem was discovered when the firm notified FSIS Inspection Program Personnel (IPP) that the firm’s sample of beef trim was positive for E. coli O157:H7 based on results by their third party lab. FSIS said there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

 

The affected products include:

 

  • 2.25-lb. wrapped packages of fresh “ALL NATURAL EXTRA LEAN GROUND BEEF” containing package code 04118 and with 96% lean and 4% fat on the label. 
  • 2.25-lb. wrapped packages of fresh “ALL NATURAL GROUND BEEF CHUCK” containing package code 04118 and with 80% lean and 20% fat on the label.
  • 2.25-lb. wrapped packages of fresh “GROUND BEEF AND PORK BLEND” containing package code 04118 and with 80% lean and 20% fat on the label.
  • 2.50-lb. bag containing 10 quarter pound frozen “BROTHERS CHOICE 85% LEAN ANGUS GROUND BEEF PATTIES” containing package code 04318.

 

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “965” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations in Oregon, Utah, and Washington state.

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Ready-to-eat meat products recalled due to possible Listeria contamination

 

Oceanside, California-based, Olli Salumeria Americana recalled approximately 3,946 lbs. of ready-to-eat meat products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes the FSIS reported. 

 

The ready-to-eat meat products were packaged on Jan. 19, 2018. The problem was discovered when the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) performed routine Listeria monocytogenes sampling. FSIS said there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

 

The affected products include:

 

  • 6 oz. packages of “Gusto NAPOLI APPLEWOOD-SMOKED SALAME” containing lot code 1000012821. 
  • 6 oz. packages of “Gusto CHORIZO SMOKED PAPRIKA” containing lot code 1000012812.
  • 6 oz. packages of “Gusto SOPRESSATA BLACK PEPPERCORN SALAME” containing lot code 1000012811.
  • 6 oz. packages of “Gusto TOSCANO FENNEL POLLEN SALAME” containing lot code 1000012805.
  • 6 oz. packages of “Gusto PEPPERONI CLASSICALLY AMERICAN” containing lot code 1000012804.
  • 175 gram packages of “OLLI MOLISANA PEPPER + GARLIC SALAMI” containing lot code 1000012808. 
  • 175 gram packages of “OLLI NAPOLI APPLEWOOD-SMOKED SALAMI” containing lot code 1000012810.
  • 175 gram packages of “OLLI CALABRESE SPICY SALAMI” containing lot code 1000012807.

 

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “M-45334” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide and exported to Canada.

 

 

 

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