Food Safety News

March 29th, 2021 Hummus Recall

By Carley VanNorman | March 31, 2021 |
A container of hummus with peta bread.

On March 29th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a recall involving Sabra Dipping Company. They are recalling their 2,100 cases of their Classic Hummus because it can potentially be contaminated with salmonella. Salmonella is a type of bacteria that can cause serious infection in individuals with compromised immune systems like pregnant women,…

March 2021 Turkey Sandwich Recalls

By Carley VanNorman | March 20, 2021 |
A turkey sub in a white background.

Within the month of  March 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a recall involving various brands of turkey sandwiches. The main brands involved in the recall are MG Foods and Fresh to You. These sandwiches are bein recalled because they could be contaminated with listeria. For a full list of items being recalled,…

March 8th, 2021 Alqosh Sesame Oil Recall

By Carley VanNorman | March 9, 2021 |
Glass bottle with oil in it.

On March 8th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a recall involving Mediterranean Food Inc. of Warren, MI. They are recalling their sesame oil because it can potentially be contaminated with salmonella. Salmonella is a type of bacteria that can cause serious infection in individuals with compromised immune systems like pregnant women, young children…

March 5th, 2021 Tahina Recall

By Carley VanNorman | March 7, 2021 |
A bowl of sesame seeds

On March 5th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a recall involving Kareem Mart’s Tahina food treats, which is a sesame seed puree mixed with other herbs and seasonings. The product is being recalled because it can potentially be contaminated with salmonella. Salmonella is a type of bacteria that can cause serious infection…

March 3rd, Cheese Recall

By Carley VanNorman | March 5, 2021 |
A block of queso fresco cheese.

On March 3rd, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a recall involving El Abuelito Cheese of Paterson, New Jersey. This company is recalling a variety of their cheeses because they are contaminated with listeria. Some of the cheeses included in their recall are all their fresh cheeses, quesillo, and cottage cheese products. For…

February 26th, 2021 Taco Product Recall

By Carley VanNorman | February 27, 2021 |
Tacos on a plate.

On February 26th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a recall involving J&J Distributing of St. Paul, Minnesota. This company is recalling a variety of their taco related items because they are possibly contaminated with listeria. Some of their recalled products include taco trays, seven-layer dips, and taco dips. For a full list…

January 21st, 2021 Butternut Squash Recall

By Carley VanNorman | January 24, 2021 |
A hollowed out butternut squash filled with brown sugar.

On January 21st, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Publix Super Markets. The company is recalling select Publix Steam In Bag products with butternut squash because they are potentially contaminated with Listeria. The company believes that the contaminated squash came from Pero Family Farms Company, as they are suppliers of…

January 19th, 2021 Butternut Squash Recall

By Carley VanNorman | January 22, 2021 |
A picture of the seeds being scooped out of a squash.

On January 19th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Lancaster Foods. The company is recalling many of their processed squash items because they are potentially contaminated with Listeria. For a full list of products being recalled and their expiration dates, please click on the link at the bottom of the…

January 19th, 2021 Butternut Squash Recall

By Carley VanNorman | January 21, 2021 |
Slices of a butternut squash.

On January 19th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Pero Family Farms Food Company. The company is recalling many of their butternut squash trays because they are potentially contaminated with Listeria. For a full list of products being recalled and their expiration dates, please click on the link at the…

January 17th, 2021 Chocolate Milk Recall

By Carley VanNorman | January 20, 2021 |
A glass of chocolate milk next to two cookies on a wooden board.

On January 17th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Hiland Dairy. The company is recalling their 1% low fat chocolate milk that is sold by the half pint. This recall was initiated because there is the possibility that the product contains food-grade sanitizers. The consumption of these sanitizers can cause…