American Beef Packers Raw Beef Recall [US]


American Beef Packers Raw Beef Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: American Beef Packers, Inc., a Chino, California establishment, recalls an estimated 24,428 pounds of Raw Beef products deemed unfit for human consumption due to erroneously release and further processing into Raw Intact and Non-Intact Beef products that were distributed into the US food chain and commerce and consequential risk of bacterial or viral infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

USDA: http://ht.ly/iG8Z30ptepo

Direct link: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-089-2019-release

Additional information:
The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the following Raw Beef products were produced and packaged on August 21, 2019. and are subject to recall:

  • Bulk pack combo bins containing American Beef Packers 85 Boneless Beef Chucks with a batch/lot designation of 110 and bin numbers of 85 and 86
  • Bulk pack combo bins containing American Beef Packers 90 Boneless Beef with a batch/lot designation of 110 and bin numbers of 81, 82 and 83
  • Bulk pack combo bins containing American Beef Packers 85 Boneless Beef with a batch/lot designation of 25-110 and a bin number of 84 and a batch/lot designation of 110 and a bin number of 88
  • Cases containing American Beef Packers Ribeye 8/10 #1 with codes BT190821-1178, BT190821-1185, BT190821-1188, BT190821-1190 and BT190821-1194
  • 66.2-pound cases containing American Beef Packers Ribeye 10 Up #1 with code BT190821-1186
  • Bulk pack combo bin containing American Beef Packers 90 Boneless Beef Sirloins with batch/lot designation of 24-110 and bin number of 80
  • Cases containing American Beef Packers Terderloin 4-up with codes BT190821-1160, BT190821-1161, BT190821-1162, BT190821-1163, BT190821-1167, BT190821-1168, BT190821-1169, and BT190821-1170
  • Cases containing American Beef Packers Ribeye 10-up with codes BT190821-1187 and BT190821-1192
  • Cases containing American Beef Packers Tenderloin 3/4 with codes BT190821-1155, BT190821-1157, BT190821-1171, BT190821-1200, BT190821-1201, BT190821-1202, BT190821-1203, BT190821-1204 and BT190821-1205
  • 50-pound cases containing American Beef Packers Desc: Beef For Further Processing 75/25 with lot code 08347412719

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and wholesale presentation. Additional images of the recalled Raw Beef products can be found on the Web site above.

According to the USDA, its Food Safety and Inspection Service (“FSIS”) inspection personnel retained a subject carcass and collected a sample for further analysis. Prior to test results being received, however, the carcass was erroneously released and further processed into raw intact and non-intact Beef products, that were distributed into the US food chain and commerce.

The Raw Beef products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 34741” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to federal establishments in California and Oregon. American Beef Packers notified FSIS on August 30, 2019 that a carcass that was pending laboratory results had been erroneously released and further processed into raw intact and non-intact Raw Beef products. You should neither serve nor consume the recalled Raw Beef products identified above.

==> For information about Botulism, E. Coli Poisoning, Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning) or Salmonellosis (Salmonella poisoning), please consult the “Illnesses” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Raw Beef products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat bacterial and/or viral poisoning.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Raw Beef, please search for “beef” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Kari Godbey Houchens, Regulatory Manager at American Beef Packers at 1-909-628-4888, extension 123, during normal business hours Monday to Friday.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected E. Coli monocytogenes contamination, please search for “E. Coli” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination, please search for “Listeria” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Salmonella contamination, please search for “Salmonella” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by American Beef Packers , please search for “American Beef” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
USDA recall number: FSIS-RC-089-2019
Recalls Direct RIN: 11998-2019
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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Report an unsafe Meat, Poultry or Processed Egg product you purchased in the US [external: new window opens]:
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==> You can also all the toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline at 1-888-674-6854
Search for a recalled product on the USDA Web archive [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive

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