Coconut Tree Frozen Shredded Coconut Recall [US]


Coconut Tree Frozen Shredded Coconut Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Sliver Spring: Evershing International Trading Company, a San Jose, California establishment, recalls all current batch/lots of Coconut Tree branded Frozen Shredded Coconut products from the American marketplace due to suspected risk of Salmonella contamination and consequential risk of Gram-negative bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/5m5430qyaxH

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/evershing-international-trading-company-recalls-frozen-shredded-coconut-because-possible-health-risk

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Shredded Coconut products are subject to this recall:

  • Coconut Tree branded Frozen Shredded Coconut products, sold in 16 ounce clear plastic bags with green and red writing with the phrases “Shredded Coconut” and “Dúa Bào”. The recalled  Coconut products were manufactured in Vietnam.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

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

According to the FDA, Evershing International Trading Company has recalled all current batch/lots of Coconut Tree branded Frozen Shredded Coconut products from the American marketplace due to suspected risk of Salmonella contaminatio. You should neither serve nor consume the recalled Coconut products identified above.

These Coconut products were distributed in California, Massachusetts, Ohio, Oklahoma, Washington, and  with known redistribution to Florida, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Oregon and Texas. Please note: this is a complete recall of all Coconut Tree branded Frozen Shredded Coconut currently available in the US market.

==> 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 Coconut Tree branded Frozen Shredded Coconut products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the Frozen Shredded Coconut 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 Salmonelosis.

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

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Evershing International Trading Company at 1-408-975-9660 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Saturday.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Coconut Tree branded Frozen Shredded Coconut products, please search for “coconut” 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 Evershing International Trading Company, please search for “Evershing” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Coconut Tree brand name, please search for “Coconut Tree” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 12920-2020
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