The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that approximately 24,428 pounds of raw beef products are being recalled by American Beef Packers, Inc., as they are deemed unfit for human consumption. No illnesses have been reported so far.
FSIS advises consumers not to consume these products and to throw these away or return them to the place of purchase.
CDC is currently investigating a multistate outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections. Up to August 24th, there were 24 people reported sick from 13 states (CA, FL, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MO, NY, OH, OR, and TX). 22 people have been hospitalized and two deaths have been reported.
AWERS, Inc. issued a voluntary recall of their Grained Salmon Caviar 95g (Sockeye Salmon Caviar) because it may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum. No illnesses have been reported to date.
Rosemount brand cooked diced chicken has been linked to a multi-province outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes in British Columbia, Manitoba, and Ontario, where seven people have been reported sick and six of them have been hospitalized, according to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) notice. No deaths have been reported.
The CFIA issued a recall of the product (Rosemount Cooked diced chicken meat UPC:2 06 20263 12454 7) which was distributed in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) approx 135,810 pounds of fully cooked poultry products were recalled by Tip Top Poultry, Inc. because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled product is packaged for hotels, restaurants, and institutions nationwide.