August Food And Supplement Recall Roundup: Pieces Of A Conveyor Belt?

19895201021_69b6b591b1_hIn this month’s Recall Roundup for food and supplements, turkey sausage might contain parts of a conveyor belt, a variety of products may be contaminated with nuts, raw pet foods keep testing positive for foodborne bacteria, and mozzarella cheese might be contaminated with egg.

Our monthly Recall Roundups have grown so expansive that we’ve had to separate them into two separate posts: one for consumer goods, and one for consumables.

If you have any of these listed items in your pantry, refrigerator, or freezer, first check the varieties and flavors against the ones listed on the recall site or press release, then check expiration date or lot numbers.

When there’s a match, don’t panic! If an item is listed as having undeclared walnuts and you’re not allergic to walnuts, for example, you don’t have to do anything at all. You can keep the item, eat it, not eat it, or return it to the store or the manufacturer for your own peace of mind.

Items that may be contaminated with pathogens or foreign objects are worrisome for everyone, and you should return them to the retail store where you bought them, or contact the company for a refund and further instructions.

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
Angry Orchard Hard Cider – Bottles may explode when opened.

SNACKS
KellBran Caramel Popcorn – Contains undeclared milk
Vic’s Original Popcorn – Contains undeclared milk
Veggie Evolution Kale Crisps Zen Nori – Contains undeclared soy.
CocoNoNut Cacao-Nectar Bar – May contain undeclared almonds.
Natural Grocers brand Caribbean Nut & Fruit Mix – May contain Macadamia nuts contaminated with Salmonella.

NUTS
Mahina Mele Farms Macadamia nut products – May contain Salmonella.
Maya Split Cashews – May contain Salmonella.

CANDY
Kilwin’s Milk Chocolate Caramels – May contain undeclared cashew.

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Bella Rosa Grated Parmesan Cheese (BJ’s Wholesale Clubs) – May contain undeclared egg
Kraft Singles – Packaging poses choking hazard

VEGETABLES
Real Foods Harvest Slaw Kit and Broccoli Salad Kits (Salads sold in Haggen stores) – May contain undeclared peanut ingredients

PACKAGED MEALS
Good Food Made Simple breakfasts containing turkey sausage – Imported from Canada without proper inspection
Golden Gourmet French Toast Sticks with Turkey Patty & Peaches – Sausage may contain pieces of a conveyor belt

CONDIMENTS AND SPICES
Kroger Garlic Powder, Cinnamon, Pepper, and “artificial bacon covered chips” – Possible Salmonella

SUPPLEMENTS
Nutrition Resource Services Whey and Casein Products – De not declare that the products contain dairy.

FISH
Osamu Corporation Yellow Fin Tuna Chunk Meat – May contain Salmonella

PET FOOD
Bravo Chicken Dog and Cat Food – May contain Salmonella
Nature’s Variety Instinct Raw Chicken Formula for dogs – May contain Salmonella
The Natural Dog Company 12″ Tremenda Sticks pet chews – May contain Salmonella.
Vital Essentials Frozen Beef Tripe Dog Treats – May contain Listeria.
Stella & Chewy’s Dog and Cat Foods – May contain Listeria.
Boulder Dog Food Company Turkey Sprinkles – May contain Salmonella

MEAT
Aspen Foods (Koch Poultry, numerous private-label brands) Stuffed Chicken Breasts – Possible Salmonella
Barber Foods stuffed chicken breasts – Possible Salmonella
Ambassador Beef Summer Sausage – Contains undeclared pork
The Sausage Factory sausages – Misbranding