McDonald’s Salad Stop-Sell Statement [US]

US FlagUS/Chicago: McDonald's LogoMcDonald’s Corporation, a Chicago, Illinois establishment, issues a Stop-Sell statement for certain Prepared Salads due to potential Cyclospora contamination in 14 US states and consequential risk of parasitic infection and illness, all serious health hazards.

McDonald’s: http://ht.ly/qcRU30kX8S3

Direct link: https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/about-us/recalls.html

Additional information:
McDonald’s Corporation (“McDonald’s”) has issued a Stop-Sell notice for certain Prepared Salads at approximately 3,000 McDonald’s-branded restaurants in IL, IA, IN, KY, MI, MO, MN, MT, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI and WV.

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Illinois & Iowa Cyclosporiasis Warning [US]

US FlagUS/Springfield: Logo - Illinois Department of Public Health ("IDPH")The Illinois Department of Public Health (“IDPH”) reports that it has received confirmation of approximately 90 cases of Cyclosporiasis, an intestinal illness caused by the microscopic Cyclospora parasite, all serious health hazards. The Iowa Department of Health has noted a similar increase in cases.

IDPH: http://ht.ly/vlkw30kWjrO

Direct link: http://www.dph.illinois.gov/news/idph-investigating-increase-foodborne-illnesses

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the initial investigation indicated a link to consumption of McDonald’s Salads produced at certain McDonald’s restaurants.

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Alpine Fresh Snap Peas Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Alpine Fresh Snap Peas Recall [Canada]Costco Wholesale Canada recalls certain Alpine Fresh brand Snap Peas due to possible Cyclospora contamination, a serious health hazard. CFIA: http://ht.ly/TFCOO

Direct link: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/food-recall-warnings/complete-listing/2015-10-17/eng/1445121740221/1445121744219

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Snap Peas are subject to this recall:

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