Sunday, June 5, 2016

Voluntary Recalls from Kashi, Meadow Gold, and Quaker Oats



May 31, 2016

Kashi Company Recalls One Variety of Granola Bars 
and One Variety of Naked Granola





Kashi Company voluntarily recalls Kashi® Trail Mix Chewy Granola Bars and Bear Naked® Soft Baked Granola, Cinnamon + Sunflower Butter in the continental United states due to containing ingredients made with sunflower seeds distributed by SunOpta which have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes








This can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems. Visit the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for more photos, codes, and dates to identify the recalled products.









June 1, 2016


Meadow Gold Dairy Recalls Whipping Cream 

and Half and Half




Photo:  Food Safety News
The Meadow Gold Diary plant in Boise voluntarily recalls Meadow Gold brand Old Style Whipping Cream and Meadow Gold DairyPure brand Whipping Cream and Half and Half because of insufficient pasteurization.  Pathogens which may have survived which are present in the raw milk include Salmonella, Campylobacter, Listeria, and/or E. coli. These could cause serious or life threatening issues. Visit the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for more photos, codes, and dates to identify the recalled products.



June 2, 2016

Quaker Oats Recalls Quinoa Granola Bars




The Quaker Oats Company does a second voluntary recall of ALL Quaker® Quinoa Granola Bars due to further sunflower kernel contamination discovered by ingredient supplier SunOpta. Quaker issued a recall on May 16, 2016, on a small quantity of Quinoa Bars which were potentially contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems. Visit the U.S. Food andDrug Administration for more photos, codes, and dates to identify the recalled products.






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