The following products are being recalled because they could be contaminated with salmonella, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children and others with weakened immune systems:
Modern Products Inc. is recalling specific lots of various seasoning products with brands such as Spike, Vegit and Vege-Sal. No illnesses have been reported, according to the Mequon, Wis., company. The recalled products were distributed nationwide and sold in retail stores. For more information, consumers can call 262-242-2400.
Perfect Candy & Packaging Co. is recalling 2-ounce bags of whole black peppercorns with H.D.W. Foods Inc. labels. The pepper products were distributed nationwide. No illnesses have been reported, according to the Reading, Pa., company. For more information, consumers can call 610-373-3253.