Lack of inspection prompts recall of Canadian liver products
February 27, 2014
by Meat&Poultry Staff
WASHINGTON– Sun Hing Foods Inc., South San Francisco, Calif., is recalling approximately 1,282 lbs. of Canadian liver pâté products that were reportedly produced without the benefit of full US Department of Agriculture inspection, USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced.
No reports of illness have been received by the company or agency due to consumption of these products. This problem was discovered when FSIS import staff reviewed records and determined the product was not presented by the independent third-party carrier for USDA inspection at the US – Canadian border.
The following products are subject to recall:
• 2.75-oz. and 4.76-oz. packages of “Flower brand Liver Pâté/Pâté De Foie” bearing case code 215960.
• 4.76-oz. packages of “Fortune brand Liver Spread/Pâté De Fois” bearing case code 215960.
Packages will bear the Canadian establishment number 265. Suspect products were distributed into commerce in Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Virginia.