Sapro KOO Canned Vegetable Recall [Australia]


Sapro KOO Canned Vegetable Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Sapro Australia, a Frenchs Forest, New South Wales establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Assorted KOO Canned Vegetables from the Australian marketplace due to suspected microbial contamination and consequential risks of bacterial and/or viral infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/w5Da30rQqr6

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/sapro-australia-%E2%80%94-assorted-koo-canned-vegetables-410g-415g-and-420g

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Canned Vegetables are subject to this recall: (in alphabetical order):

  • KOO Baked Beans in Chilli Sauce, sold in 420 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6001024035003
  • KOO Baked Beans in Tomato Sauce, sold in 410 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6009522300586
  • KOO Butter Beans in Flavoured Brine, sold in 410 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6001024023543
  • KOO Butter Beans in Tomato Sauce, sold in 420 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6001024024007
  • KOO Corn Creamstyle Sweetcorn, sold in 415 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6009522300562
  • KOO Mixed Vegetables in Brine, sold in 410 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6001024103184
  • KOO Mixed Vegetables in Curry Sauce, sold in 420 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6001024549913
  • KOO Mixed Vegetables in Hot Curry Sauce, sold in 420 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6009522300289
  • KOO Whole Kernel Sweetcorn in Brine, sold in 410 gram cans with an APN/barcode of 6001024386655

==> No item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Canned Vegetable products are thought to have been marketed, distributed and sold in all Australian states although it is always possible these food products had wider distribution outside the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

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

According to the ACCC, Sapro Australia has recalled certain batch/lots of Assorted KOO Canned Vegetables from the Australian marketplace due to suspected microbial contamination. As a direct result of this suspected defect, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Vegetables identified above.

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

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning 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 small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

Proposed Remedy:
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Canned Vegetables, 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 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat bacterial and/or viral poisonings.

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Australian Department of Health Coronavirus Tips___________________________________________________________

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Sapro Australia at 0414 070 564 during normal business hours, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.saproaustralia.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Canned Vegetables, please search for “vegetable” 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 caused by suspected Clostridium botulinum contamination, please search for “Botulinum” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected E. coli 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 Mould contamination, please search for “mold” (please note the spelling variation) 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 Sapro Australia, please search for “Sapro” 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 KOO brand, please search for “KOO” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2021/19152
Recalls Direct RIN: 14769-2021
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