Food Recall -  Whole Organic Black Peppercorns

Food Recall – Whole Organic Black Peppercorns

Simply Organic, 365 Everyday Value & Frontier Whole Organic Black Peppercorns – Food Recall Warning – Various organic black peppercorns recalled due to Salmonella.




Recall date: April 5, 2014
Reason for recall: Microbiological – Salmonella
Hazard classification: Class 2
Company / Firm: VariousDistribution: National
Extent of the distribution: Retail

Recall details

Ottawa, April 5, 2014 – Industry is recalling various products containing Organic Black Peppercorns from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

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What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

Lina Zussino

Lina Zussino, is a co-founder of Grocery Alerts Canada. encourages real whole foods cooking while helping Canadians save money with grocery deals and coupons.


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