Pfizer Recall Due to Microbiological Contamination

Summary Company Announcement Date: August 14, 2019 FDA Publish Date: August 15, 2019 Product Type: Drugs Reason for Announcement: Microbiological Contamination Company Name: Pfizer Inc Brand Name: RELPAX Product Description: RELPAX® (eletriptan hydrobromide) 40 mg tablets Company Announcement Pfizer Inc. is voluntarily recalling RELPAX® (eletriptan hydrobromide) 40 mg tablets, lots AR5407 and CD4565, to the Patient […]

Spinach Recalled Due to Salmonella Contamination

Summary Company Announcement Date: August 09, 2019 FDA Publish Date: August 09, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Produce Reason for Announcement: Potential Salmonella contamination Company Name: Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. Brand Name: Dole Product Description: Baby Spinach Company Announcement Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. is voluntarily recalling a limited number of cases of baby spinach. […]

Entenmann’s Contaminated: Recall Ensues

Summary Company Announcement Date: August 01, 2019 FDA Publish Date: August 01, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Due to the potential presence of visible, blue plastic pieces Company Name: Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. Brand Name: Entenmann’s Product Description: Soft Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies Company Announcement Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. has initiated […]

Entenmann’s Cookies Recalled Due to Plastic Pieces

Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Entenmann’s Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies (5 pack Mini Chocolate Chip variety) due to the potential presence of visible, blue plastic pieces in the individual packaging pouch. The plastic is not baked into the product since it was introduced during the packaging process; however, consumption […]

High Health Risk: All Beef Sausages Recalled Due to Contamination

Kent Quality Foods, Inc. Recalls Ready-To-Eat Sausage Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Class I Recall Health Risk: High Congressional and Public Affairs Mitch Adams (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, July 26, 2019 –  Kent Quality Foods, Inc., a Grand Rapids, Mich. establishment, is recalling approximately 48,681 pounds of ready-to-eat polish sausage with beef products that […]

Beef (Fresh and Frozen) May be Contaminated with Human Blood

WASHINGTON, July 20, 2019 – US Foods, a Birmingham, AL, establishment, is recalling approximately 712 pounds of raw beef and pork products that may be adulterated due to possible product contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The fresh and frozen raw beef and pork items were produced July […]

FDA: Nationwide Ragu Recall

Summary Company Announcement Date: June 15, 2019 FDA Publish Date: July 19, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Gravy/Sauces Reason for Announcement: Potential contamination with plastic fragments Company Name: Mizkan America, Inc. Brand Name: Ragu Product Description: Pasta sauce Company Announcement Mizkan America, Inc., announced the voluntary recall of select production codes of certain RAGÚ® pasta sauces in the […]

E. coli Multistate Recall of Ground Meat – Multiple Hospitalizations

Summary Company Announcement Date: July 16, 2019 FDA Publish Date: July 17, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Has the potential to be contaminated with E. coli: O121 and O103 Company Name: Northfork Bison Distributions Inc Brand Name: Northfork Bison Distributions Inc Product Description: Bison Burgers & Bison Ground Company Announcement Northfork […]

Health Bars Recalled After PROBAR Received Report of Illness

PROBAR LLC of Salt Lake City, UT has initiated a voluntary recall of select flavors and lots of Meal® bars, including Chocolate Coconut, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, Original Trail Mix, Wholeberry Blast and Superfood Slam due to the possible presence of undeclared milk and soy allergens. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to […]

Green Giant & Trader Joe’s Recall – Contaminated with Listeria

Summary Company Announcement Date: June 30, 2019 FDA Publish Date: July 01, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Produce Reason for Announcement: Listeria monocytogenes Company Name: Growers Express Brand Name: Green Giant Fresh, Growers Express, Signature Farms, Trader Joe’s Product Description: Butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini, and butternut squash based veggie bowl products Company Announcement Growers […]

FDA Recall: Insulin Pumps Used by Diabetics Can Be Hacked

Date Issued: June 27, 2019 The FDA is warning patients and health care providers that certain Medtronic MiniMed™ insulin pumps have potential cybersecurity risks. Patients with diabetes using these models should switch their insulin pump to models that are better equipped to protect against these potential risks. Medtronic is recalling the following affected MiniMed pumps and […]

Another Blood Pressure Medication Recalled Due to Carcinogen Risk

Macleods Pharmaceuticals Limited has initiated a voluntary recall in the United States, to the patient level, of 32 lots of Losartan Potassium USP Tablets (2 lots of 50mg strength) and Losartan Potassium/Hydrochlorothiazide combination Tablets (12 lots  of  50mg/12.5mg strength, 3 lots of 100mg/12.5mg strength and 15 100mg/25mg strength) to the patient level due to the detection […]

Cookie and Cake Mix Contaminated with E.Coli

Summary Company Announcement Date: June 21, 2019 FDA Publish Date: June 21, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: May be contaminated with pathogenic E. coli Company Name: Brand Castle, LLC Brand Name: Brand Castle and Sisters Gourmet Product Description: Cookie and brownie mixes Company Announcement In cooperation with ADM Milling Co., Brand […]

Bottle Water Recalled Due to Cancer Causing Contamination

Summary Company Announcement Date: June 21, 2019 FDA Publish Date: June 21, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Bottled Water Reason for Announcement: Presence of Arsenic Company Name: Keurig Dr. Pepper Brand Name: Penafiel Product Description: Unflavored Mineral Spring Water Company Announcement BURLINGTON, MA and PLANO, TX – Keurig Dr Pepper today announced it will […]

Apple Recall: Batteries May Overheat and Catch Fire (Video)

Apple has announced a recall for some of their laptops: it appears that the batteries can overheat and potentially catch on fire. An Apple MacBook user on Reddit reported the issue after running into long delays with Apple tech support. The MacBook they were using spontaneously overheated and starting on fire. “It was on my […]

Peppers Recalled Due to Listeria Infections

Summary Company Announcement Date: June 19, 2019 FDA Publish Date: June 19, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Potential for Listeria monocytogenes Company Name: UNFI Brand Name: Woodstock Product Description: Organic Grilled Red Peppers Company Announcement Out of an abundance of caution, UNFI is voluntarily recalling its 10 ounce packages of Woodstock […]

Sprouts Recalls Greens Due to Listeria

Summary Company Announcement Date: June 14, 2019 FDA Publish Date: June 17, 2019 Product Type: Food & Beverages Produce Reason for Announcement: Listeria monocytogenes Company Name: Sprouts Farmers Market Brand Name: Sprouts Farmers Market Product Description: Frozen Cut Leaf Spinach Company Announcement Sprouts Farmers Market of Phoenix, AZ is recalling Frozen Cut Leaf Spinach conventional […]

Flour Recalled: Outbreak Investigation of E. Coli O26

On June 13, 2019, King Arthur Flour, Inc., a customer of ADM Milling Co., issued press, to inform customers of the recall of five-pound bags of unbleached all-purpose flour with the following lot codes and best by dates: BEST USED BY 12/07/19   LOT: L18A07C BEST USED BY 12/08/19   LOTS: L18A08A, L18A08B BEST USED BY 12/14/19   LOTS: […]

Urgent Recall: Food Contaminated with Hepatitis Sold at Kroger (Ralphs, Fred Meyer, etc)

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (48 oz), Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (16 oz), and Private Selection Frozen Blackberries (16 oz) manufactured by Townsend Farms due to possible Hepatitis A contamination. No customer illnesses have been reported to date. Kroger was informed by […]

Frozen Pizza Recall

Class I Recall Health Risk: High Congressional and Public Affairs Benjamin Bell (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, June 6, 2019 – Table 87 Frozen, LLC., a Brooklyn, N.Y. firm, is recalling approximately 649 pounds of frozen pizza products that contain pork that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety […]

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