Dole Fresh Vegetables recently announced a recall of its Dole Seven Lettuces salad because of possible Salmonella contamination.
Seven hundred fifty-six cases of the Seven Lettuces salad have a Use-by Date of April 11, 2012, UPC code 71430 01057 and Product Codes 0577N089112A and 0577N089112B. The Product Code and Use-by Date are in the upper right-hand corner of the package; the UPC code is on the back of the package, below the barcode. The salads were distributed in fifteen U.S. states: Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and Wisconsin. No other Dole salads are included in the recall.
No illnesses have been reported in association with these products to date.
According to the recall notice, consumers who have any remaining product with these Product Codes should not consume it, and discard it. For additional information, contact the company at the Dole Food Company Consumer Response Center at (800) 356-3111, which is open 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (PDT) Monday – Friday.
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