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Food Recall Warning - Frozen All White Meat Fully Cooked Diced Chicken recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes
- Recall date:
- September 10, 2021
- Reason for recall:
- Microbiological - Listeria
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Erie Meat Products Ltd.
- Alberta, British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Possibly National, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, September 10, 2021 - Erie Meat Products Ltd. is recalling Frozen All White Meat Fully Cooked Diced Chicken from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Retailers, distributors, manufacturers and food service establishments such as hotels, restaurants, cafeterias, hospitals and nursing homes should not serve, use or sell the recalled product described below.
|None||Frozen All White Meat Fully Cooked Diced Chicken||4.54 kg (2 x 2.27 kg)||8 29810 93710 4||Best Before 22 AL 28|
What you should do
If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.
Check to see if you have the recalled product in your establishment. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to your supplier.
Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.
This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 the recalled product from the marketplace.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
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Public enquiries and media
- Company information
- Erie Meat Products Ltd.: firstname.lastname@example.org
- 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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