Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a Food Recall Warning for Nuts ‘N More brand Peanut Spread (Plain) due to possible Listeria species contamination.
This recall was triggered by US Food and Drink Administration. Plain Peanut Spread was distributed nation-wide in Canada, select states of the US; as well as the UK.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing the recalled product from the marketplace.
This product is being recalled by the Canadian importer as a result of actions taken by the American manufacturer, Nuts ‘N More LLC. The manufacturer found potential Listeria species in a finished product found through routine testing. The company has ceased the production and distribution of this product as State of Rhode Island and the company continue their investigation.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product. Food contaminated with Listeria species 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.
Consumers who have purchased Nuts ‘N More Plain Peanut Spread Lot PB91 are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
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