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Updated Food Recall Warning - Certain Longo's brand ground meat products recalled due to E. coli O157:H7
- Recall date:
- April 23, 2017
- Reason for recall:
- Microbiological - E. coli O157:H7
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Longo Brothers Fruit Market Inc.
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, April 23, 2017 - The food recall warning issued on April 21, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc. is recalling certain Longo's brand ground meat products from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.
The following products were sold from the Longo Brothers Fruit Market located at 5636 Glen Erin Drive, Mississauga, Ontario.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Longo's||CAB Medium Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0203102||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||Value Pack Lean C.A.B Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0203098||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||Lean C.A.B Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0203099||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||CAB Extra Lean Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0204303||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||CAB Extra Lean Sirloin Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0203097||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus Beef Extra Lean Ground Sirloin||Various||Starting with 0226065||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus All Beef Lean Patties||Various||Starting with 0226067||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus All Beef Meatballs||Various||Starting with 0226068||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus All Beef Meatloaf||Various||Starting with 0226069||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus Lean Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0226008||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus Medium Angus Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0226070||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus Beef Burgers||Various||Starting with 0226005||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||VG Ontario Angus Extra Lean Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0226007||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||C.A.B Original Beef Meatballs||Various||Starting with 0204524||Best Before 17 AL 22|
|Longo's||C.A.B. Mini Beef Meatballs||Various||Starting with 0225987||Best Before 17 AL 22|
|Longo's||C.A.B Original Beef Burgers||Various||Starting with 0204414||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||C.A.B Original Beef Bambino Burgers||Various||Starting with 0204866||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||C.A.B Portobello Swiss Beef Burgers||Various||Starting with 0204417||Best Before 17 AL 20|
|Longo's||C.A.B Original Beef Meat Loaf||Various||Starting with 0204525||Best Before 17 AL 22|
|Longo's||Longos Meat & Mozzarella Beef Cheese Stuffed Peppers||Various||Starting with 0204523||Best Before 17 AL 22|
|Longo's||CAB Extra Lean Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0203100||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||Lean Ground White Veal||Various||Starting with 0203523||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||Lean Ground Beef Pork and Veal||Various||Starting with 0209749||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||Lean Ground Beef||Various||Starting with 0208037||Best Before 17 AL 19|
|Longo's||Lean Ground White Veal||Various||Starting with 0209325||Best Before 17 AL 19|
What you should do
If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.
Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.
This recall was triggered by CFIA test results. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
Public enquiries and media
- Public enquiries
- Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
- Media relations
- Telephone: 613-773-6600
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