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Ireland – Recall of Dr Zaks Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White Due to Detection of Salmonella

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Summary
Category 2: For Information
Alert Notification: 2018.39
Product: Dr Zak’s Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White; pack size: 970ml
Batch Code: 18180BN2A; ‘best-before’ date: 29/12/2018
Country Of Origin: France

Message:

Dr Zak’s is recalling the above batch of its barn farmed liquid egg white due to the detection of Salmonella. Point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in stores that sold the implicated batch.

 

UK – Dr Zak’s recalls Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White because salmonella has been found in the product

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Dr Zak’s is recalling Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White because salmonella has been found in the product.

Product details

Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White

Pack size 970ml
Lot number 18180BN2A
Use by 29 December 2018

No other Dr Zak’s products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

The presence of salmonella in the product listed above.

Symptoms caused by salmonella usually include fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps.

Action taken by the company

Dr Zak’s is recalling the above product. Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.

Italy – Egg recall – Salmonella

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The Italian ministry of Health has recalled eggs in shell: Ovo Fucens recalls Raw Shell Eggs (Best before 11-09-18 to 07-10-18) due to Salmonella Enteritidis contamination. Producer identification code: 006AQ702;
Place: Paterno (di Avezzano) de L’Aquila province.

New Zealand -Campylobacter in raw milk leads to recall in New Zealand

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BOI Farming Ltd., trading as Bella Vacca Jerseys, is recalling raw, unpasteurized milk in New Zealand because of contamination with Campylobacter bacteria.

Bella Vacca brand unpasteurized, raw drinking milk is sold in 750-ml glass bottles.

Batch numbers 270818, 280818, 310818, 010918 and 030918 with use by dates Aug. 27, 28 and 31, and Sept. 1 and 3 are included in the recall. The product is delivered directly to customers or sold from the farm at 568 Pokapū Road, RD1 Kawakawa, Northland. It is not exported.

Consumers who have unused portions of Bella Vacca brand raw milk are urged to check the batch and date mark on stickers on the lids of bottles. Health officials say people should not to consume affected product. They should return the products for a full refund.

There have been no reports of illness but those who have consumed the product and have developed symptoms of infection from Campylobacter bacteria should seek medical advice.

Bella Vacca Jerseys representatives said until the next five tests are clear it is unable to sell raw milk.

Ireland – Withdrawal of Tullyard Farm Meat Products and Meat Preparations Due to Processing in an Unapproved Facility

FSAI

Summary
Category 2: For Information
Alert Notification: 2018.32
Product: Tullyard Farm Smoked Dry Cure Rashers;
Tullyard Farm Dry Cure Streaky Bacon;
Tullyard Farm Meat  & Poultry 7oz Beef Burgers;
Tullyard Farm Meat & Poultry Mince Beef.
Batch Code: All batch codes, all best before dates.
Country Of Origin: Ireland

Message:

The above meat products and meat preparations processed in Tullyard Farm, Unit 8 Oaktree Business Centre, Oaktree Business Park, Trim, Co. Meath are being withdrawn as they were processed in an unapproved facility. The products are incorrectly labelled and carry inappropriate identification marks. No other Tullyard Farm products are known to be affected.

UK – Listeria outbreak 2018 sees Sainsbury’s recall more frozen vegetables

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Sainsbury’s has recalled a huge selection of its frozen vegetables range  as the fight against Listeria rages on.

The major supermarket is asking its customers to not eat the items, but instead return packs to their nearest store where they will get a full refund.

The chain has issued an urgent recall for five types of frozen vegetables amid fears they may contain potentially deadly Listeria.

Product details are:

  • Product code: 7148693
    Product description: by Sainsbury’s Carrots, Broccoli & Sweetcorn Microwaveable Steam Bags 4 x 135 g
    Best-before date: All date codes
  • Product code: 1368420
    Product description: by Sainsbury’s Mixed Vegetables 1 kg
    Best-before date: All date codes
  • Product code: 1372670
    Product description: by Sainsbury’s Mixed Special Vegetables 1 kg
    Best-before date: All date codes
  • Product code: 7148706
    Product description: by Sainsbury’s White Rice, Broccoli, Sweetcorn & Peas Microwaveable Steam Bags 4 x 135 g
    Best-before date: All date codes
  • Product code: 6921659
    Product description: basics Mixed Vegetables 1 kg
    Best-before date: All date codes

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USA -Product Quest Manufacturing LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist Due to Microbiological Contamination

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Holly Hill, FL, Product Quest Manufacturing (“Product Quest”) is voluntarily recalling Lot# 173089J of CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist, a clear, colorless liquid, to the consumer level. THolly Hill, FL, Product Quest Manufacturing (“Product Quest”) is voluntarily recalling Lot# 173089J of CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist, a clear, colorless liquid, to the consumer level. The product was found to have had microbiological contamination identified as Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Risk Statement: Repetitive use of a nasal spray containing a gram-negative pathogen can potentially lead to colonization and subsequent infection which can be life threatening in certain patient populations, such as those with cystic fibrosis or  immuno-compromised. To the best of Product Quest’s knowledge, the company has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall.

The product is used as a nasal decongestant and is packaged in a 0.5 fluid ounce bottle that is placed in an individual folding carton. 16,896 units were released with UPC code 50428432365.  The affected CVS Health 12 Hour Sinus Relief Nasal Mist lot is Lot # 173089J, EXP 09/19. The product can be identified by a white nasal spray bottle and an orange label with Sinus Relief stated in white with CVS Health on top left. The IFC containing the bottle is also orange and contains the same wording.  Lot 173089J and EXP 09/19 is coded on the side panel of the carton. Product was distributed Nationwide to retail outlets.