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CDC: Romaine lettuce E.coli Outbreak update – 98 sickened, why no recall?

April 28, 2018 by


Case Count: 98 States: 22 Deaths: 0 Hospitalizations: 46 The following updated information is provided by the CDC regarding the Romaine lettuce outbreak. What’s New? Fourteen more ill people from eight states were added to this investigation since the last update on April 25, 2018. Three more states have reported ill people: Mississippi, Tennessee, and […]

Wegmans posts two Recalls

April 20, 2018 by


Wegmans posted the following recalls this week: Traditional Medicinals EveryDay Detox Lemon Tea and Organic Throat Coat Lemon Echinacea Caffeine Free Tea Reason : potential Salmonella contamination. How to identify the recalled product: EveryDay Detox Lemon with the lot number of 19461 UPC: 03291700197 Organic Throat Coat Lemon Echinacea Caffeine Free Tea with a lot number 19482 […]

53 illnesses in 16 states from Chopped Romaine Lettuce

April 19, 2018 by


Eighteen more ill people have been added to this investigation since the last update on April 13, 2018. Five more states have reported ill people: Alaska, Arizona, California, Louisiana, and Montana. Nine more hospitalizations have been reported, including two people who developed a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome. Highlights Information collected to […]

Fresh Express Chopped Romaine Recalled

February 9, 2016 by


Fresh Express Incorporated is announcing a  recall of a limited quantity of 32-ounce Fresh Express Chopped Romaine with a Product Code of G034A06A and Use-By Date of February 19 due to a possible exposure to undeclared allergens.  No other Fresh Express products are included in this recall. No illnesses are reported. The recall was necessitated […]

Multi-state Romaine lettuce recall: possible Salmonella

July 22, 2009 by


July 21, 2009 Tanimura & Antle, Inc. of Salinas, Calif. is voluntarily recalling one lot of romaine lettuce because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date, and the company is working with FDA to inform consumers of this recall. Salmonella is an organism which can cause […]