November 2009

Timco Worldwide recalls cases of seedless watermelons because of potential salmonella contamination.

Timco has revealed that it is recalling 812 cases of large seedless watermelons, following the discovery of salmonella in the outside rind of a piece of fruit on 19 November.

The California, US-based group said that cases had been shipped to seven customers

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning the public not to consume the NutriSystem brand Peanut Butter Granola Bars because the product may be contaminated with salmonella.

The affected product is sold in 40-gram packages bearing UPC 6 32674 37016 7 and lot code TC05219B.

This product is sold exclusively through the Canadian NutriSystem website

Five Crowns Marketing, Brawley, California is issuing this release today voluntarily recalling cantaloupes packed under the Majesty label because of a potential health risk due to possible contamination of Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date, and the company is working with FDA to inform consumers of this recall.

Salmonella is an organism, which

Journal of Food Science
Wen-Xian Du, Michelle D. Danyluk, and Linda J. Harris

ABSTRACT

Large volumes of fine particulate matter or “dust” (soil, hulls, and shells) generated when hulls and shells are removed from almond kernels complicate cleaning and sanitation procedures in the huller-sheller (HS) environment. This study evaluated the efficacy of 3 aqueous quaternary

Five Crowns Marketing, Brawley, California is issuing this release today voluntarily recalling cantaloupes packed under the Majesty label because of a potential health risk due to possible contamination of Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date, and the company is working with FDA to inform consumers of this recall.

Salmonella is an organism, which

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is issuing this health alert to warn consumers not to use Pig Ears and Beef Hooves pet treats manufactured by Pet Carousel because the products may be contaminated with Salmonella. The products were distributed nationwide in both bulk and retail packaging for sale in pet food and retail chain

Georgia State legislation is in the works that could lead to felony prosecution of food processors responsible for contaminated products. The bill is being prepared almost a year after a deadly salmonella outbreak linked to a Georgia peanut plant.

The Blakely, Georgia peanut processing plant was the focal point of a nationwide salmonella outbreak earlier