Recalls and Alerts: August 20-22, 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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Allergy Alert: Cache Cuisine Inc. recalls Cache Cuisine brand Pro-licious Protein Pancake & Waffle Mix (340g; All codes where milk is improperly declared on the label; UPC 8 36662 00036 8) due to undeclared milk. The recalled product was sold nationally.

Consumer Product Safety Recall: CTG Brands Inc. recalls Tootsie Baby Water-Filled Teethers (Lot 44003/06) and Teether Keys (Lot 44003/08) due to contamination of the liquid filling with Bacillus cereus, Candida parapsilosis, and Omithinibacillus californiensis. These bacteria generally do not cause illness in healthy individuals. However, the bacteria can affect children with weakened immune systems, causing stomach pain, vomiting and diarrhea, if the teether is punctured and the liquid filling is ingested.


Allergy Alert (Finland): Kellogg Company recalls Kellogg’s Classic Crunchy Müsli (450g; Best before 7 February 2023) due to undeclared chocolate and hazelnuts.

Food Safety Recall (France): ETABLISSEMENTS CLERMONT Viandes CLERMONT recalls Clermont brand 2 oreilles supérieures cuites au bouillon VPF sous atmosphère protectrice / 2 ears cooked in broth (Lot 2240124951; Use by 10/09/2022) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): PARIS STORE recalls Globe brand POUSSES DE BAMBOU COUPEE / Cut bamboo shoots (540g; Lot 3502/01/041; Use by 08/08/2024) and POUSSES DE BAMBOU ENTIERES / Whole bamboo shoots (540g & 2950g; Lot 3502/01/041; Use by 08/08/2024) due to Clostridium botulinum contamination.

Food Safety Recall (France): FROMAGERIE LA CAPRARIUS  recalls LA CAPRARIUS brand tomme de vache , tomme de vache hic au cidre / cow’s milk cheese (Lot 21; Use by 05/09/2022) due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (UK): Morrisons recalls Morrisons Mango (240g; 23 August 2022) and Morrisons Mango Fingers (210g; Best before 22 August 2022) due to possible Salmonella contamination.

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Food Safety Recall (Israel): Telefrost recalls Frozen broccoli (800g; Date codes PO 04/21/21 & PO 04/21/23), Frozen cauliflower (800g; Date codes PO 05/16/21 & PO 01/24), and Frozen seasonal mixed vegetables (800g; Date codes TA 07/13/22 & TA 04/01/24) due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Food Safety Recall (Israel): Sunfrost recalls Shviyat cut green beans, regular kosher (800g; Best by 01.2.2025 & 01.11.2025) due to possible foreign matter contamination.