Recalls for 03/17/2015

Product Removal/Foodborne Illness Outbreak Investigation Advisory
03/17/2015 Food Recall

According to the CDC and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, five patients who were treated in a single hospital in Kansas were infected with one of four rare strains of Listeria monocytogenes. Three of these strains, which are highly similar, have also been found in products manufactured at the Blue Bell Creameries production facility in Brenham, Texas.

  • Company:
    Blue Bell Creameries, LP
  • Problem
    Carbon Monoxide Hazard
Recall Notification Report 047-2015 (Buffalo Jerky)
03/17/2015 Food Recall

Alewel's Country Meats, a Warrensburg, Mo. establishment, is recalling approximately 134 pounds of beef products due to misbranding.

  • Company:
    Alewel’s Country Meats
Trader Joe’s Recalls Raw Walnuts Because of Possible Health Risk
03/17/2015 Food Recall

Trader Joe’s Company is recalling Raw Walnuts because these products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.

  • Company:
    Trader Joe's Company
  • Problem
    Salmonella
CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispensers Recalled by WhiteWave Due to Fire Hazard
03/17/2015 Product Recall

A relay inside the creamer dispensers can overheat.

  • Company:
    CreaMiser
  • Product:
    CreaMiser refrigerated creamer dispensers
  • Problem
    Fire Hazard
  • Recall Number
    15-099
Frontier Co-op Initiates Voluntary Class 1 Recall Due to Possible Health Risk from Organic Garlic Powder
03/17/2015 Food Recall

Frontier Co-op is voluntarily recalling several of its products manufactured with organic garlic powder that were sold under its Frontier and Simply Organic brands, and one product sold under the Whole Foods Market brand due to potential Salmonella contamination. To date, no illnesses have been associated with these products.

  • Company:
    Frontier
  • Problem
    Salmonella