Costco Frozen Vegetables Recalled Due to Potential Listeria Contamination
CRF Frozen Foods LLC, whose frozen vegetables are sold at Costco, announced the recall of 15 different products due to a possible Listeria contamination.
About the Frozen Vegetables Recall
According to KTVA, the Listeria was discovered through the routine testing done by state health officials in Ohio.
According to CRF Frozen Foods spokesman, Listeria monocytogenes were found to be present in a lot of individually quick frozen organic sweet peas as well as the sweet cut corn.
Although no illnesses have been reported, the recall is precautionary and consumers are urged to not consume these products, and anyone who has purchased them can either take them back to the store for a refund, or discard of them.
What is Listeria?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, symptoms include fever, muscle aches, diarrhea or other gastrointestinal symptoms, headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance and convulsions.
In pregnant women, the disease can also lead to stillbirths as well as a premature delivery, and newborns can also be at risk for a life threatening infection.
CRF Frozen Foods Recall List
The following products are included in the CRF Frozen Food recall:
- True Goodness by Meijer 10oz Organic Petite Green Peas
- UPC: 7 13733 43099 9
- Use By: 11/26/2017
- True Goodness by Meijer 10oz Organic White Sweet Corn
- UPC: 7 13733 43098 2
- Use By: 11/21/ 2017
- Wellsley Farms 4lb Organic Mixed Vegetables
- UPC: 8 88670 01013 6
- Use By: 10/25/2017
- Wellsley Farms 4lb Organic Green Peas
- UPC: 8 88670 00997 0
- Use By: 2/10/2018, 2/15/2018 and 3/17/2018
- Organic By Nature-Canada 2.5kg Organic Green Peas
- UPC: 846358000619
- Use By: 10/22/2017, 12/3/2017 and 3/16/2018
- Organic By Nature 4lb Organic Green Peas
- UPC: 846358000695
- Use By: 10/25/2017
- Organic By Nature 5lb Organic Green Peas
- UPC: 846358000633
- Use By: 2/15/2018
- Organic By Nature 5lb Organic Veg. Medley w/ Shelled Edamame
- UPC: 846358000657
- Use By: 2/11/2018
- Organic By Nature 4lb Organic White Supersweet Corn
- UPC: 846358000701
- Use By: 11/19/2017
- Organic By Nature 5lb Organic White Supersweet Corn
- UPC: 846358000640
- Use By: 9/3/2017
- Schwan’s 16oz SS Yellow and White Cut Corn
- UPC: 007218060433
- Use By: 11/16/2017 2B5320