Tahini sesame paste recalled due to salmonella concerns
International Golden Foods (IGF) has issued a recall of their 1 lb containers of tahini sesame paste due to salmonella concerns. Tahini is a Middle Eastern condiment made from toasted hulled ground sesame that’s often used as a dip or ingredient in hummus and a few other mediterranean dishes. …
TJ Farms cauliflower recalled over listeria concerns
Looking for another reason to avoid eating cauliflower? Well, Flagship Food Group has just given you one. Flagship Food Group and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has just issued a recall for TJ Farms Select Cauliflower due to a listeria monocytogenes…
Old Spice and Secret aerosol antiperspirants and hygiene products recalled over benzene concerns
10 varieties of Secret and 8 varieties of Old Spice aerosol deodorants have been recalled by Procter & Gamble due to the presence of benzene. Benzene is a known human carcinogen. It’s been linked to leukemia and blood cancers. Benzene exposure can…
Hand sanitizer sold in what appears to be water bottles recalled
A recall has been issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of more than 150,000 bottles of hand sanitizer because they were packaged in what appear to be water bottles. Who could possibly have thought this was a good idea?
Casablanca and Salma Curry Powder recalled due to undeclared peanuts
All sizes and lots of Salma & Casablanca Curry Powder have been recalled by Spice N’ More Corp. of Brooklyn, New York due to undeclared peanuts. The recalled curry powder was sold in 7, 9, 13, and 16 ounce plastic containers. The…
Onions and salmonella recall update
Just a couple weeks ago we wrote about a recall by ProSource Produce of red, yellow, and white onions originating from Chihuahua, Mexico. Shortly thereafter, a recall was initiated by Potandon Produce. Both recalls were issued over salmonella concerns, and Potandon Produce…
Tastykakes recalled due to possible presence of foreign objects
Flowers Foods, Inc., parent company and producer of fan favorite Tastykakes, has issued a recall of nearly a dozen varieties of Tastykakes due to the possible presence of “tiny fragments of metal mesh wire”. The recall was issued after a vendor alerted…
Dole salad varieties recalled due to potential listeria contamination
Four varieties of Dole pre-packaged salads have been recalled due to the possible presence of listeria monocytogenes. The recalled salads were distributed to nearly one dozen states. Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. issued the recall today, Friday, October 29th.
Presence of undeclared pine nuts leads to hummus recall
Cedar’s Organic Mediterranean Hommus, distributed in nearly 2 dozen states, has been recalled by the manufacturer due to undeclared pine nuts. A recall was issued after Cedar’s Mediterranean Foods learned that the incorrect back label was used during the packaging process.
Red, yellow, and white onions recalled over salmonella concerns
ProSource Produce, an American company based out of Idaho, has issued a recall of their onions originating from Chihuahua, Mexico over a possible salmonella contamination. The onions were shipped from Chihuahua between July 1, 2021 and August 31, 2021 to retailers in…
Clam chowder sold in Costco stores recalled over foreign object concerns
Nearly 15,000 sleeves of Kettle Classic Clam Chowder with Uncured Bacon have been recalled by parent company Ivar’s Soup and Sauce Company. The recalled soup was sold in Costco stores in 13 midwest and northern states.