Recalls and Alerts: July 30 – August 1, 2022

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Here is today’s list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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United States

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION: The Wisconsin Department of Health is investigating at least six cases of Salmonella infections linked to shelled peas sold at Wisconsin Farmers Markets and Farm Stands. The implicated shelled peas were produced by Green Barn Farm Market of Ripon, Wisconsin. Anyone who purchased shelled (loose) peas from Green Barn Farm Market or Green Valley Acres Farm since July 1, 2022, is advised to not eat them and to throw them away, even if the peas have been frozen.

Allergy Alert: Conagra Brands, Inc. recalls P.F. CHANG’S HOME MENU BEEF & BROCCOLI (22-oz plastic bag; Lot 5006 2146 2012; Best by MAY 21 2023) due to undeclared egg.

Allergy Alert: H-E-B recalls H-E-B Creamy Creations Light Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream (1/2 gal; Best by 06 Jan 23; UPC 4122048399) due to undeclared wheat.

Food Safety Recall: Rachael’s Food Corporation recalls approximately 2,246 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry wrap products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Please refer to the recall notice for a complete list of affected products.

Canada

Food Safety Recall: Super C (Beloeil, QC) recalls  BŒUF HACHÉ MAIGRE and BŒUF HACHÉ MI-MAIGRE / Ground beef, lean and Ground beef, semi-lean (Pack date 26.JL.2022) due to possible foreign matter contamination (pieces of metal).

Europe

OUTBREAK INVESTIGATION UPDATE (Denmark): The Statens Serum Institut is investigating 18 reports of Salmonella Enteritidis infections received between 31 March 2022 and 15 July 2022. The source of the outbreak has not yet been identified.

Allergy Alert (Belgium): Albert Heijn recalls Albert Heijn brand empanadas pulled pork (Best before 13-08-2022) due to undeclared milk and eggs.

Allergy Alert (Netherlands): Albert Heijn recalls AH brand Tapas Empanadas pulled pork (Best before 13-08-2022) due to undeclared milk and eggs.

Food Safety Recall (France): SODIPORC recalls MAITRE COCHON brand GRILLON CHARENTAIS (180g; Lot 22140140; Use by 01/06/ 2025) due to foreign matter contamination (glass).

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENT PUBLIC LOCAL D’ENSEIGNEMENT ET DE FORMATION PROFESSIONNELLE AGRICOLES DU VALENTIN exploitation agricole – EPLEFPA LE VALENTIN recalls Le Valentin brand Lait cru bio / Organic raw milk (All lots) due to Salmonella contamination.

Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

Food Safety Recall Update (Israel): Telefrost recalls frozen broccoli florets (1 kg; Expiration date 01/01/2024) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Australia and New Zealand

Allergy Alert (New Zealand): Gluten Free Holdings Ltd recalls Pavillion brand 2 Beef & Gravy Pies (360g; Lot 16797; Date code 13 SEP 23) due to undeclared milk.