SunOpta has decided to further expand its recall of certain sunflower kernel products due to the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
This further expanded recall includes certain sunflower kernel products originating from SunOpta’s facility in Crookston, Minn. between May 31, 2015 and January 31, 2016. No illnesses related to the consumption of these products have been have been confirmed.
Recalled retail sunflower kernel items were sold in clear printed plastic packages and are marked with Best By Dates located on the front or back of the packages. Recalled snack bars were sold in boxes of 12 units. Listed below are details regarding the recalled items:
|Product Description||Size||UPC||Lot #||Best By Date|
|Sunrich Naturals Sunflower Kernels-Roasted and Salted||1 oz.||810304032122||34215231-34215233
|Sunrich Naturals Sunflower Kernels-Chili Lime||1 oz.||810304012148||34215155-34215156
|Sunrich Naturals Sunflower Kernels-Blazin’ Hot||1.2 oz.||810304032139||34215159-34215161
|Spitz Salted Sunflower Kernels (Only Available In Canada)||3.53 oz.
|Spitz Dill Pickle Sunflower Kernels (Only Available In Canada)||3.53 oz.
|Kar’s Sunflower Kernel Roasted and Salted||2 oz.||077034009897||08/31/15-09/03/15
|Planters Sunflower Kernels||3 oz.||029000012714||6291B3, 6291C3, 6292A3, 6292B3, 6292C3, 6293A2, 6293A3, 6293C3, 6293C2, 6293B2, 6294A2, 6294A3, 6294C3, 6294C2, 6305A3, 6305C3, 6306B3, 6306A3, 6306C3, 6307B3, 6307A3, 6307C3, 6308B3, 6319C3, 6319B3, 6319A3, 6320C3, 6320B3, 6320A3, 6321C3, 6321B3, 6321A3, 6326B3, 6326A3, 6326C3, 6327B3, 6327A3, 6327C3, 6328B3, 6328A3, 6328C3, 6340C3, 6340B3, 6340A3, 6341C3, 6341B3, 6341A3, 6342C3, 6342B3, 6361C3, 6361B3, 6361A3, 6362C3, 6362B3, 6362A3, 6363C3, 6363B3||10/17/16-12/28/16|
|7023A3, 7023B3, 7023C3, 7024A3, 7024B3, 7024C3, 7025A3, 7025B3, 7030A3, 7030B3, 7030C3, 7031A3, 7031B3, 7031C3, 7032A3, 7032C3, 7037A3, 7037B3, 7037C3, 7038A3, 7038B3, 7038C3, 7039A3, 7039B3, 7039C3||01/23/17-02/08/17|
|Navitas Naturals Superfood+ snack bars: Cacao Cranberry, Goji Acai, Hemp Peanut, Maca Maple||Cacao Cranberry – 811961020262||0476||MAR2017|
|Goji Acai – 811961020286||0476||MAR2017|
|Hemp Peanut – 811961020309||0466||MAR2017|
|Maca Maple – 811961020248||0466||MAR2017|
Recalled products were distributed to distribution centers in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Canada and may be redistributed to other states.
Consumers are urged not to consume these products. Consumers who purchased these products may take them back to the store where they purchased them for a refund or simply discard them. Consumers seeking information may email email@example.com or call 1-888-886-4428 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time.
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