Fresh Sprouts branded Fresh Bean Sprout Recall [Canada]


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Fresh Sprouts Fresh Bean Sprout Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Fresh Sprout International, a Mississauga, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Fresh Sprouts branded Fresh Bean Sprouts from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Salmonella contamination and consequential risk of Gram-negative bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/FOQs30qjKU5

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2020/72395r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Fresh Bean Sprout products are subject to this recall:

  • Fresh Sprouts branded Fresh Bean Sprouts, sold in 454 gram (one pound) clear plastic bags with green edge trim with a batch/lot designation of 20/FEB/28 and a UPC of 8 27468 00100 0

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Fresh Bean Sprout products can be found on the Web site above.

According to the CFIA, Fresh Sprout International has recalled certain batch/lots of Fresh Sprouts branded Fresh Bean Sprout products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Salmonella contamination. You should neither serve nor consume the recalled Bean Sprouts identified above.

==> For information about 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 neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Fresh Sprouts branded Fresh Bean Sprout 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 poisonings such as Salmonellosis.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Fresh Sprout International at 1-905-501-7588 during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web using the information provides on its Contact Us page at http://fsprouts.com/contact-us/.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please complete the following Web-based enquiry form from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, available here: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/report-a-concern/contact-us/eng/1390269985112/1390346078752.

You can also reach the CFIA toll-free at 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and US) or 1-613-773-2342 (local or international) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time. If you are a member of the working press/media, you can reach the CFIA at 1-613-773-6600 or by e-mail at cfia.media.acia@canada.ca.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Fresh Sprouts branded Fresh Bean Sprout products, please search for “bean sprout” or more generically, “vegetables” 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 Fresh Sprout International, please search for “Fresh Sprout” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: not listed
Recalls Direct RIN: 12704-2020
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