Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services HEALTH AND SAFETY http://health.mo.gov/information/news/rss.xml Official news releases issued by the Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services. en-us <![CDATA[ Conway Import Co., Inc. Recalls Conway Organic Sesame Ginger Dressing and Conway Citrus Organic Vinaigrette Dressing Due to Possible Health Risk]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Conway Organic Sesame Ginger Dressing and Conway Citrus Organic Vinaigrette Dressing because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The product was distributed in Illinois, Maryland, Georgia, Florida, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Texas through direct deliveries.

The products were packed in plastic gallon jars with the mfg. code printed on the top of the cap and the cardboard shipping container. Conway Organic Sesame Ginger Dressing Recipe Code N-22 MFG.CODE DATE: 28814....363014....030015....051015, Conway Citrus Organic Vinaigrette Dressing Recipe Code L-18 MFG.CODE DATE: 276014....337014.

This recall was a result of a recall by FRONTIER CO-OP for a possible health risk from ORGANIC GARLIC POWDER.

Click here for the full recall.

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:56:39 CST
<![CDATA[ Schnucks Recalls Chef's Express California Pasta Salad]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Chef's Express California Pasta Salad sold in Schnucks Deli/Chef's Express departments April 2 - April 14, 2015 because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The product was distributed to 99 Schnuck's stores in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Iowa.

The product would have been labeled "Chef's Express California Pasta Salad" and sold by weight through the company's Deli/Chef's Express departments.

This recall is a result of Taylor Farms (Salina, Calif.) recall of fresh, flat leaf spinach due to the possible contamination of Salmonella. This spinach is an ingredient in Schnucks California Pasta Salad. Schnuck's has ceased sale of the California Pasta Salad at this time.

Click here for the full recall.

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:30:15 CST
<![CDATA[ Beech-Nut Nutrition Recalls Baby Food Product Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Beech-Nut Nutrition baby food products that may be contaminated with small pieces of glass. The baby food product was produced on December 12, 2014.

The following product is subject to recall: [View Labels

  • 4-oz. glass jars containing "Stage 2 Beech-Nut CLASSICS sweet potato & chicken"

The product subject to recall bears the establishment number "P-68A" inside the USDA mark of inspection. The affected product expires in "DEC 2016" and includes product numbers "#12395750815" through "#12395750821". These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide.

Click here for the full recall.

 

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:29:06 CST
<![CDATA[ B & R Meat Processing, Inc. Recalls Products Due to Nitrite Levels in Excess of Regulatory Limit]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of B & R Meat Processing, Inc. pork products due to nitrite levels in excess of regulatory limit.

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

  • 1-2 lb cryovac packages of cured ham with production dates of 7/1/14 to 7/25/14
  • 1-15 lb cryovac packages of cured bacon with production dates of 7/1/14 to 10/7/14
  • 1 lb cryovac packages of cured jowls with production dates of 7/1/14 to 7/25/14

The items were produced on various dates from July 1, 2014 through October 7, 2014. The products bear the establishment number "Est.46910" inside the USDA mark of inspection. The products were shipped to retail outlets in the state of Arkansas.

Click here for the full recall.

 

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:24:23 CST
<![CDATA[ Sabra Dipping Company Recalls Select SKUs of Its Classic Hummus]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Sabra Dipping Co., LLC Classic Hummus due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

The products being recalled were distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts and supermarkets.

Click here for the full recall including product description, UPC and use by dates.

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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:50:09 CST
<![CDATA[ La Guadalupana Recalls Shelf Food Products from Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana Stores]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Hot Chicken, Hot Pork and Salsa Verde Vegan tamales sold throughout the Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana between January 16, 2015 and April 8, 2015.

The measure came after finding the existence of the wrong corn starch in La Guadalupana's Salsa Verde Sauce that includes Egg white powder, which could affect a small segment of the population allergic to this ingredient.

Click here for the full recall.

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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:57:53 CST
<![CDATA[ Kanan Enterprises Recalls Macadamia Nuts]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of macadamia nuts due to potential contamination with salmonella.

Peterson's Macadamias in 16 ounce stand up pouches, were distributed only through the Peterson Nut Store in Cleveland, Ohio and King Nut Factory outlet in Solon, Ohio. The product was sold between 11/26/14 and 3/27/15. A list of affected products and code dates is listed below:

Product

Size

SKU

Code Date

Peterson's Macadamias

16 oz

0 7487010365 9

4330 1

Peterson's Macadamias

16 oz

0 7487010365 9

4364 2

Peterson's Macadamias

16 oz

0 7487010365 9

5013 1

Click here for the full recall.

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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:20:55 CST
<![CDATA[ Texas Pecan Company Voluntarily Recalls Macadamia Nuts and Products Containing Macadamia Nuts Because of Possible Salmonella Contamination]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of macadamia nuts and products containing macadamia nuts because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recalled packaged Macadamia Nuts and Gift Tins: The Executive, Junior Executive, Sweet-N-Salty and Mini Sweet-N-Salty were distributed nationwide in our retail store and through mail orders.

The product comes in an 8 ounce and 16 ounce, clear plastic bags and in our gift tins identified by the name of The Executive, Junior Executive, Sweet-N-Salty and Mini Sweet-n-Salty, sold in the months of November and December 2014, with a pack date of 14320 through 14365, located on the bottom left hand corner of the label.

Products:

UPC

PRODUCT NAME

PACK SIZE

PACK DATE

031

MACADAMIA, RAW WHOLE

16 OUNCE

14320 THRU 14365

032

MACADAMIA, RAW WHOLE

8 OUNCE

14320 THRU 14365

033

MACADAMIA, WHOLE *(R/S)

16 OUNCE

14320 THRU 14365

034

MACADAMIA, WHOLE *(R/S)

8 OUNCE

14320 THRU 14365

321-54

THE EXECUTIVE GIFT TIN

1 SECTION OF 5 POUND TIN

14320 THRU 14365

320-34

JUNIOR EXECUTIVE TIN

1 SECTION OF 3 POUND TIN

14320 THRU 14365

337-56

SWEET-N-SALTY TIN

1 SECTION OF 5 POUND TIN

14320 THRU 14365

14320 THRU 14365

MINI SWEET-N-SALTY TIN

1 SECTION OF 2 POUND TIN

14320 THRU 14365

*NOTE: R/S means ROASTED AND SALTED

Click here for the full recall.

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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:51:51 CST
<![CDATA[ Sabra Dipping Company Recalls Select SKUs of Its Classic Hummus]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Sabra Dipping Co. Classic Hummus due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. This measure is limited to five SKUs of Classic Hummus sold nationwide.

The products being recalled are listed below and were distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts and supermarkets, in the U.S. Consumers can find code and use by dates on the top of each package.

UPC/SKU

Item

Use by Dates

Affected Areas

040822011143 / 300067

Sabra Classic Hummus 10 oz

3 059 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 11
3 060 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 15

US

040822014687 / 300074

Sabra Classic Hummus 30 oz

3 059 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 11

US

040822342049 / 301216

Sabra Classic Hummus without Garnish 32oz

3 059 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 11

US

040822017497 / 301290

Sabra Classic Hummus 17oz Six Pack

3 058 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 11
3 059 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 11

US

040822342209 / 301283

Hummus Dual Pack Classic/Garlic 23.5oz

3 058 Best Before/Meilleur Avant 2015 May 11

US

Click here for the full recall.

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Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:36:28 CST
<![CDATA[ La Guadalupana Wholesale Co., Inc. Recalls Pork and Chicken Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of pork and chicken tamale products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The products contain egg whites, a known allergen, which are not declared on the product label.

The pork and chicken tamale items were produced on various dates between January 16, 2015 and March 30, 2015. The following products are subject to recall: [View Labels]

  • 25 lb. cases containing 100 4 oz. pieces of "La Guadalupana Hot Pork Tamales."
  • 15 lb. cases containing 80 3 oz. pieces of "La Guadalupana Hot Pork Tamales."
  • 25 lb. cases containing 100 4 oz. pieces of "La Guadalupana Hot Chicken Tamales."
  • 15 lb. cases containing 80 3 oz. pieces of "La Guadalupana Hot Chicken Tamales."
  • 15 lb. cases containing 60 4 oz. pieces of "La Guadalupana Hot Chicken Tamales."
  • 12.5 lb. cases containing 50 4 oz. pieces of "La Guadalupana Hot Chicken Tamales."

The products subject to recall bear the establishment number "EST. 21094" or "P-21094" inside the USDA mark of inspection.

These items produced were shipped to retail locations in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin.

Click here for the full recall.

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Thu, 09 Apr 2015 08:55:29 CST
<![CDATA[ Blue Bell Creameries Expands Recall of Products]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Banana Pudding Ice Cream pints which tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes, and additional products manufactured on the same line.

The products being recalled are distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts, convenience stores and supermarkets in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wyoming.

On April 3, 2015, Blue Bell Creameries voluntarily suspended operations at its Broken Arrow, Okla., plant to thoroughly inspect the facility due to a 3oz. institutional/food service chocolate cup that tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes and was immediately withdrawn from all outlets. That product was only available to Blue Bell's food service and institutional accounts and was recalled along with 3oz. vanilla and strawberry institutional/food service cups.

On April 4, 2015, out of an abundance of caution, Blue Bell began working with retail outlets to remove all products produced in Broken Arrow, Okla., from their service area. These products are identified with a code date ending in O, P, Q, R, S or T located on the bottom of the carton and they are a part of the voluntary market withdrawal.

On April 7, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration notified Blue Bell that the Banana Pudding Ice Cream pint tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes. This pint was produced in the Broken Arrow, Okla., plant on February 12, 2015. Subsequently Blue Bell is recalling all products made on that one particular production line, from February 12, 2015 - March 27, 2015. These products were produced on that same line and have a code date ending in either S or T.

Click here for the original recall.

Click here for the full expanded recall and list of products.

 

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Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:36:50 CST
<![CDATA[ La Terra Fina Expands Recall to Include Its 10-Ounce Chunky Spinach Artichoke & Parmesan Dip & Spread, Due to Supplier Recall of Organic Spinach]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received the following news release regarding the recall of Chunky Spinach Artichoke & Parmesan Dip & Spread due to Listeria monocytogenes.

The recalled products were distributed in select retailers in the Midwest, West Coast and Rocky Mountain regions.

Only 10 oz. products with the "best by" date below are being recalled. The "best by" date for each product can be found on the side of the container.

Recalled Product: 10-ounce Chunky Spinach Artichoke & Parmesan Dip & Spread

UPC Code                Best Buy Date         Retailer Region

6-40410-51327-3      4/5/15             Midwest, West Coast & Rocky Mountain regions 

The full recall and list of products can be found at:   www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm440917.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery.

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Mon, 06 Apr 2015 09:05:08 CST
<![CDATA[ Hope Foods Recalls Kale Pesto Hummus Due to Walnuts]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Kale Pesto Hummus because it contains undeclared walnuts.

The affected product was distributed in 8 oz plastic tubs and is marked with a Best By date of 05/04/15 and Lot Code of 030215-KP which can be found on the side of the lid.  The unit UPC is 8-56500-00426-6.

The product has been distributed nationwide to limited retailers and wholesalers in the US only.

The full recall and list of products can be found at:   www.fda.gov/safety/recalls/ucm440887.htm.

 

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Fri, 03 Apr 2015 08:46:25 CST
<![CDATA[ Silver Lake Cookie Company, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Eggs In "Easter Egg Cookies"]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Silver Lake brand Easter Egg Cookies, NET WT. 8 OZ (226g), due to undeclared egg (Allergen) in the ingredients.

The Silver Lake label with the UPC code of: 0 37695 49817 1.

The recalled Easter Egg Cookies were primarily sold to supermarkets in the following states: MN, WI, NY, GA, IL, CT, PA, MA, and IN.

The full recall can be found at:   www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm440305.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery.

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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:37:40 CST
<![CDATA[ Amy's Kitchen Recalls Various Products Because of Possible Health Risk]]>The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Amy's Kitchen products regarding organic spinach with the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes.

The recalled products were distributed to stores nationwide in the United States and in Canada.

The full recall and list of products can be found at:   www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm439397.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery.

 

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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:01:13 CST