In two separate recall notices, consumers are being advised to check their produce bins for products that may be contaminated with potentially harmful bacteria.
Andrew Williamson Fresh Produce is recalling one lot of organic grape tomatoes sold under the Limited EditionÂ® and Fresh & Easy labels due to a possible health risk from Salmonella, a bacteria that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
The organic grape tomatoes are sold in two different sizes:
- 10.5 oz. plastic â€œclam shellâ€ containers containing UPC code 033383655925, located on the front of the package, below the barcode. The containers also have the words â€œLIMITED EDITIONâ€ and â€œProduct of Mexicoâ€ printed on the label.
- 7 oz. plastic â€œclam shellâ€ containers with Barcode 20025465, and marketed under the â€œFresh & Easyâ€ brand.
The organic grape tomatoes were distributed to 18 U.S. states (Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah) and two Canadian Provinces (British Columbia, Ontario). Consumers should discard any of the recalled grape tomatoes; for questions, they may contact Andrew Williamson Fresh Produce at 1 (619) 661-6000, or email questions to email@example.com.
In a separate recall notice, True Leaf Farms is expanding its romaine lettuce recall to include 2,498 cartons of chopped or shredded romaine lettuce due to the potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled romaine lettuce was shipped to wholesale food service distributors in Alberta, Canada, and 19 states: Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Vermont. All bags carry a use-by date of 9/29/2011; the product was labeled as follows: 2# bags, chopped romaine – Bag and box code B25646438-8.
Consumers should discard any of the recalled romaine lettuce, and may call 1-800-799-9475 or visit www.churchbrothers.com for more information.