Green Giant Original Sweetcorn Recall [UK]


Green Giant Original Sweetcorn

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UK FlagUK/London: General Mills, an Uxbridge, Middlesex establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Canned Green Giant Original Sweetcorn from the British marketplace due to suspected faulty can seams and consequential risk of spoilage, bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FSA: http://ht.ly/xxoj30qCpYr

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-alerts/alert/fsa-prin-22-2020

Additional information:
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Canned Sweetcorn products are subject to recall:

  • Green Giant Original Sweetcorn, sold in 198 gram cans with a batch/lot codes of 293 1S1, 294 1S1 or 295 1S1 and a stated best-before date of July 2023

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

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

According to the FSA, some Can seams may be faulty. If this defect occurs it could make this product unsafe to eat. Consequentially, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Canned Sweetcorn products identified above.

==> 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 rubbish, 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 Canned Sweetcorn products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the Sweetcorn to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-9-9, your closest hospital A&E or emergency centre equipped to properly treat bacterial poisoning.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact General Foods at 0800 897 777 during normal business hours British Standard Time, Monday to Friday by e-mail at careline.uk@genmills.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Canned Green Giant Original Sweetcorn, please search for “corn” or more generically, “vegetables” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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More information about this recall:
FSA Ref: FSA-PRIN-22-2020
Recalls Direct RIN: 12976-2020
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