Fratelli Beretta USA Inc. is recalling about 862,000 pounds of uncured antipasto products for possible salmonella contamination, which is the latest outbreak linked to deli meats.
According to a USA Today news report, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced the New Jersey company’s recall for 24-ounce trays of ready-to-eat meat shipped to retailers nationwide, including Costco.
The recall comes days after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it was investigating salmonella outbreaks across 17 states believed to involve Italian-style meats. …Read the rest »
A recall has been issued for more than 295,000 pounds of raw beef because it may be potentially contaminated with E. coli.
According to a USA Today news report, Greater Omaha Packing, a meat processor in Omaha, Nebraska, is recalling select products produced on July 13 due to dangerous contamination fears.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that the products may be contaminated with the strain of E. coli O157:H7 and have an establishment number “EST. 960A” inside the USDA mark of inspection. …Read the rest »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are conducting an investigation into a multistate outbreak of E. coli.
According to a news release issued by the CDC, as of July 27, a total of 16 people infected with E. coli have been reported from 12 states so far. The illnesses began on dates ranging from Feb. 26 to June 21, and have been linked to cake mix batter.
Some of the victims have suffered serious health issues, and several have been hospitalized as a result. …Read the rest »