Evergreen Herbs branded Pea Shoot Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Evergreen Herbs branded Pea Shoot Recall [Canada]Evergreen Herbs Ltd., a Surrey, British Columbia establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Evergreen Herbs branded Pea Shoots due to suspected risk of Listeria monocytogenes and consequential risk of gram positive bacterial infection and illness, all serious health hazards.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/h78030kpQmG

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2018/67012r-eng.php

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

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GPM brand Pea Shoot Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: GPM brand Pea Shoot Recall [Canada]Golden Pearl Mushrooms Ltd., a Richmond, British Columbia establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of GPM branded Pea Shoots due to suspected risk Listeria monocytogenes contamination and consequential risk of gram-positive bacterial infection and illness, all serious health hazards. CFIA: http://ht.ly/ILFi30koPot

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2018/67006r-eng.php

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

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US Recall Expanded: Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoots

US/Silver Spring: Sprouters Northwest recalls all Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoots due to Listeria hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/hwlxk

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm338741.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the recalled products may have been sold under the following brands:

  • Brassica
  • LifeForce
  • Sprouters Northwest
  • Trader Joe’s Organic Pea Shoots

About Listeria poisoning:
The bacteria that cause Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning) most often produce a gastrointestinal illness that can be quite serious or even fatal. Listeriosis in pregnancy, for example, may cause a miscarriage or fetal death. In other cases, people can develop Septicemia (a serious blood infection) or Meningitis (an inflammation of the covering of the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges). You can learn about Listeriosis from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”) at http://1.usa.gov/IScAKJ

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1536

Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoot Recall

US/Silver Spring: Sprouters Northwest recalls various Sprouts, Wheatgrass and Pea Shoots due to Listeria hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/hntvP

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm337785.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration reports varieties of recalled products include the following:

  • 3-Bean Munchie Sprouts;
  • Alfalfa Sprouts;
  • Bean Sprouts;
  • Broccol Sprouts;
  • Brocco Sandwich Sprouts;
  • Clover Sprouts;
  • Deli Sprouts;
  • Spicy Sprouts;
  • Wheatgrass; and
  • Pea Shoots.

About Listeria poisoning:
The bacteria that cause Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning) most often produce a gastrointestinal illness that can be quite serious or even fatal. Listeriosis in pregnancy, for example, may cause a miscarriage or fetal death. In other cases, people can develop Septicemia (a serious blood infection) or Meningitis (an inflammation of the covering of the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges). You can learn about Listeriosis from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”) at http://1.usa.gov/IScAKJ

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1511

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