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RECENT FOOD RECALLS

Welcome to the Food Recall webpage. This page is maintained by the Environmental Health Division of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health in order to provide consumers with the latest information about food recalls affecting the County. In addition to posting details about recalls on this page, Environmental Health actively follows up on reports of adulterated food, auditing retailers to ensure that all contaminated products have been removed from store's shelves. Please bookmark this page or follow us on twitter at LAPublicHealth for frequent updates.

Consumers who have any of these products in their possession should return the product to the place of purchase or see full press release for details for disposition.

If you believe that you became sick from eating or drinking something, you can file a report by clicking this link Food Illness, or by calling 1-888-397-3993.

 

August 03, 2015

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Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk In Nutrition Resource Services, Inc.'s Whey, Casein, And Colostrum
Protein Products

Contact:
Consumer:
(888) 877-7232

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 30, 2015 – Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – NRS - Nutrition Resource Services, Inc. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania is voluntarily recalling products with whey concentrate, whey isolate, casein, and colostrum, which contain milk, an undeclared allergen. We are undertaking this recall as an extra precaution for those consumers unaware of the presence of milk in products of this nature. This is a labeling issue and not a concern regarding product quality. The ingredient Milk was not specifically noted in the Ingredient list. Individuals with severe allergies to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume products containing milk proteins, and those with lactose intolerance (not to be confused with milk allergy) could experience gastrointestinal difficulties.

The products recalled are: Just Be Natural (JBN) Whey Superior, Whey Isolates, Earth Superior Whey, Confidence Isolates, Recovery Fuel, Growtein; Casein, and Colostrum; and Gifted Nutrition Colostrum, all manufactured with lot dates after 10162014 and prior to 07232015. The date will appear as the last eight digits of the lot number, with the lot number and date appearing at the bottom of each bottle in blue ink.

The products were distributed through the showroom located at the corporate address in Bethlehem, PA, via the Internet, and select retail locations located mainly in the Bethlehem, PA area.

The products are packaged in 1500 cc, 3000 cc, and 2 gallon bottle sizes. Photographs are included.

No illnesses have been reported to date in conjunction with these products. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration has been notified of this voluntary recall.

Consumers who have purchased any of these listed products should return them to NRS - Nutrition Resource Services, Inc. at 3864 Courtney Street, Suite 140, Bethlehem PA 18017 for a replacement or full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 888-877-7232 between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time Monday through Friday.

NRS - Nutrition Resources Services, Inc.
3864 Courtney Street, Suite 140
Bethlehem, PA 18017

 

August 03, 2015

Liquid Coffee, Inc. Recalls Coffee Concentrate Products Due to Possible Spoilage


Product Description
Coffee concentrate products

Recalling Firm
Liquid Coffee, Inc.
Saint Augustine, FL

Recall Reason
Possible spoilage due to elevated pH levels (sold as shelf stable)

Recall Class
N/A

Product Identification
Liquid coffee concentrate

Packaged in silver hermetically sealed “Scholle” bags packed in cardboard boxes in either ˝ or 1 gallon units

Distribution
Multiple states including California

Affected Dates
Sold between January 29, 2015 and June 15, 2015

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Liquid Coffee, Inc.
(904)823-9106

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Recall Date: 07/31/15

See the full article »

 

August 03, 2015

Good Food Made Simple Recalls Turkey and Pork Products Distributed Without the Opportunity for Inspection


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Class I Recall106-2015
Health Risk: HighJul 31, 2015

Congressional and Public Affairs
Felicia Thompson
(202) 720-9113

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2015 – Good Food Made Simple, a Wellesley, Mass., distributor, is recalling approximately 3,574 pounds of previously exported turkey sausage breakfast burritos and pork strips and turkey sausage breakfast bowls that were returned from Canada and were not presented for U.S. returned export inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Without the opportunity of inspection, a possibility of adverse health consequences exists.

The following products are subject to recall: [ View Labels ]

  • 1998.75 lbs. (533 cases) of “Good Food Made Simple Turkey Sausage Breakfast Burrito” bearing expiration date “03/22/2016.”
  • 1575 lbs. (450 cases) of “Good Food Made Simple Pork Strips & Turkey Sausage Breakfast Bowl” bearing expiration date “03/19/2016.”

The products were exported to Canada, brought back into the United States, and distributed in California without the opportunity for FSIS to inspect.

The problem was discovered during failure to present monitoring. FSIS and the company have received no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about a reaction should contact a healthcare provider.

FSIS routinely conducts recall effectiveness checks to verify recalling firms notify their customers of the recall and that steps are taken to make certain that the product is no longer available to consumers. When available, the retail distribution list(s) will be posted on the FSIS website at www.fsis.usda.gov/recalls .

Consumers and media with questions about the recall can contact Corinne Lupi, sales and marketing administrator at Good Food Made Simple, at clupi@foodmark.com .

Consumers with food safety questions can "Ask Karen," the FSIS virtual representative available 24 hours a day at AskKaren.gov or via smartphone at m.askkaren.gov . The toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline 1-888-MPHotline (1-888-674-6854) is available in English and Spanish and can be reached from l0 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern Time) Monday through Friday. Recorded food safety messages are available 24 hours a day. The online Electronic Consumer Complaint Monitoring System can be accessed 24 hours a day at http://www.fsis.usda.gov/reportproblem .

 

August 03, 2015

The Kraft Heinz Company Voluntarily Recalls Select Varieties of Kraft Singles Products Due to Potential Choking Hazard

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Only 3-Lb. and 4-Lb. Packages of Kraft Singles Included in Recall

Contact:
Consumer:
1-800-432-3101

Media:
Jody Moore
847-646-4538, News@KraftHeinzCompany.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 31, 2015 – Northfield, Ill. – The Kraft Heinz Company is voluntarily recalling select code dates and manufacturing codes of Kraft Singles individually-wrapped slices due to the possibility that a thin strip of the individual packaging film may remain adhered to the slice after the wrapper has been removed. If the film sticks to the slice and is not removed, it could potentially cause a choking hazard.

The recall applies to 3-lb. and 4-lb. sizes of Kraft Singles American and White American pasteurized prepared cheese product with a Best When Used By Date of 29 DEC 15 through 04 JAN 16, followed by the Manufacturing Code S54 or S55.

The S54 and S55 codes refer to the two production lines on which the impacted product was made. The Best When Used By Date and Manufacturing Code are stamped on both the larger 3-lb. and 4-lb. boxes and the enclosed individual 1-lb. packages.

The following is being recalled:

Product 3 or 4 lb Box Best When
Used By Code Date
1 lb Package Best When
Used By Code Date
3 or 4 lb Box UPC 1 lb Package UPC
4 LB Kraft Singles American 29 DEC 15 S54
30 DEC 15 S54
31 DEC 15 S54
01 JAN 16 S54
29 DEC 15 S 54
29 DEC 15 S 55
30 DEC 15 S 54
30 DEC 15 S 55
31 DEC 15 S 54
31 DEC 15 S 55
01 JAN 16 S 54
01 JAN 16 S 55
0 2100063360 9 No UPC - Clear outer wrapper
3 LB Kraft Singles American 30 DEC 15 S54
31 DEC 15 S54
03 JAN 16 S54
04 JAN 16 S54
30 DEC 15 S 54
30 DEC 15 S 55
31 DEC 15 S 54
31 DEC 15 S 55
03 JAN 16 S54
03 JAN 16 S55
04 JAN 16 S54
04 JAN 16 S55
0 2100060491 3 0 2100061526 1
3 LB Kraft Singles White American 02 JAN 16 S 54
03 JAN 16 S 54
02 JAN 16 S 54
02 JAN 16 S 55
03 JAN 16 S 54
03 JAN 16 S 55
0 2100061582 7 0 2100061527 8
4 LB Kraft Singles White American 02 JAN 16 S 54 02 JAN 16 S 54
02 JAN 16 S 55
0 2100063448 4 No UPC - Clear outer wrapper

No other sizes, varieties or code dates are included in this recall. And no products with manufacturing codes other than "S54" and "S55" after the code date are included in this recall.

There have been 10 consumer complaints to date about the packaging, including three reports of consumers choking.

Approximately 36,000 cases of the recalled product were shipped by Kraft Heinz to retailers in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Grand Cayman. Kraft Heinz did not ship this product to Canada or anywhere other than the U.S., Puerto Rico and Grand Cayman.

We deeply regret this situation and apologize to any consumers we have disappointed. Consumers who purchased this product should not eat it. They should return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or full refund. Consumers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico can also contact Kraft Heinz Consumer Relations for a full refund, at 1-800-432-3101, Monday through Friday, 9am to 6pm Eastern.

About The Kraft Heinz Company
The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC) is the third-largest food and beverage company in North America and the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands. A globally trusted producer of delicious foods, The Kraft Heinz Company provides high quality, great taste and nutrition for all eating occasions whether at home, in restaurants or on the go. The Company’s iconic brands include Kraft , Heinz , ABC , Capri Sun , Classico , Jell-O , Kool-Aid , Lunchables , Maxwell House , Ore-Ida , Oscar Mayer , Philadelphia , Planters , Plasmon , Quero , Weight Watchers Smart Ones and Velveeta . The Kraft Heinz Company is dedicated to the sustainable health of our people, our planet and our Company. For more information, visit www.kraftheinzcompany.com .

 

 
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