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Green Vibrance & Rainbow Vibrance Recall

August 4, 2014

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New England Greens of Canaan, Connecticut is recalling 10 lots of Green Vibrance and one lot of Rainbow Vibrance after a former raw material supplier, Raw Deal of Allamuchy, NJ, recalled the Organic Parsley Leaf Powder used to manufacture Green Vibrance and Rainbow Vibrance because of the potential for contamination with Salmonella. No illnesses have […]

Cracker, Sticks & Twigs Recall

August 4, 2014

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Mary’s Gone Crackers, Inc. of Gridley, California, issued an Allergy Alert, due to a trace amount of undeclared Allergen (Tree nut – Almonds) detected in Mary’s Gone Crackers Original Organic Crackers and Sea Salt Sticks & Twigs Pretzels. The following item is available at Publix: Mary’s Gone Crackers Original Crackers 6.5 oz. GTIN 97580-00010 Exp. […]

Multistate US outbreak of hepatitis A infection linked to pomegranate seeds from Turkey

August 2, 2014

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by Doug Powell In 2013, an outbreak of hepatitis A made 162 people in 10 states sick after they ate a berry blend product purchased at a national chain store. CDC detected the outbreak on May 15. Scientists promptly applied whole genome sequencing and other advanced analytic methods to establish that not only were the […]

Rhode Island state beach concessions cited for multiple health violations

August 2, 2014

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by Ben Chapman Growing up in Southern Ontario (that’s in Canada) I wasn’t exposed to beach culture. What passed for a beach in the town where I spent my formative years was a rocky spit that couldn’t be walked barefoot (below, exactly as shown). Toronto has The Beach (formerly known as The Beaches) and a […]

Stadium Plaza liquor store isn’t party to Market Basket dispute

August 1, 2014

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Editor’s Note: The following post, titled "Stadium Plaza liquor store isn’t party to Market Basket dispute", is reprinted from the Lowell Sun. This is a casualty of poor fact checking and shows how erroneous reporting by the media can harm the sales of an innocent business. The Lowell Sun has since issued a correction. Arthur […]

Nosestretcher alert: reusable grocery bags are a direct threat to public health

August 1, 2014

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by Ben Chapman Brad Gertsman, lawyer, lobbyist and co-founder of the New York Association of Grocery Stores writes in a New York Post op-ed that reusable grocery bags are a health risk. New York City’s do-gooders are at it again, this time looking to put a 10-cent fee on each plastic bag that stores normally […]

Chunks of Energy Recall in 84 stores

August 1, 2014

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Lakewood, CO. Natural Grocers is issuing a recall of Chunks of Energy Carob Greens and Chunks of Energy Date / Flax/Tumeric because they contain organic carob powder from Ciranda, Inc., Hudson, WI 54016, which may be contaminated with Salmonella. Products impacted by the recall include Natural Grocers bulk food brand labeled as follows: CHUNKS OF ENERGY […]

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