FDA criticized for waiting 6 weeks to announce latest romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

CNAP ClipBoard: The problem with not announcing it because the lettuce was already past its shelf date and not available for sale, is that most grocers sell produce beyond its shelf date. When it’s too rotted to do that, then they put it in a greatly reduced price section of the produce for poor peopleContinue reading “FDA criticized for waiting 6 weeks to announce latest romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak”

Basil From Mexico Is Likely Cause of Cyclospora Food Poisoning Outbreak

  A food poisoning outbreak tied to 132 cyclospora illnesses in 11 states was likely caused by fresh basil imported from Mexico by Siga Logistics de RL de CV, the Food and Drug Administration announced late Thursday. Four people have been hospitalized. The investigation is ongoing, but the agency has requested a voluntary recall, andContinue reading “Basil From Mexico Is Likely Cause of Cyclospora Food Poisoning Outbreak”

Over 700 pounds of raw beef and pork products recalled due to possible blood contamination

HWH COMMENT: US FOODS. Yeah, they deliver to many local restaurants within a mile radius of me. I see them a lot while walking to do my errands. Guess I better not eat out for a while. Even though I don’t eat this stuff, it gets cooked and served in the restaurants I do eat at. NobodyContinue reading “Over 700 pounds of raw beef and pork products recalled due to possible blood contamination”

123 tons of breakfast foods may contain rocks

246,000 pounds of frozen breakfast wraps recalled as they may contain small rocks Tanya Edwards,Yahoo Lifestyle El Monterey brand frozen breakfast wraps are being recalled to the tune of more than 246,000 pounds. The wraps, which are sold nationwide, are being recalled over fears the bacon may be contaminated with extraneous materials, including small rocks.Continue reading “123 tons of breakfast foods may contain rocks”