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USDA recalls over 2,000 pounds of frozen chicken products over listeria concerns

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the recall of more than 1,000 tonnes of wheat. 2,000 pounds More than 100 million frozen ready-to-eat chicken products have been recalled due to possible contamination with listeria, Fox News reports. The recall was initiated by Fox News. Al Safa US LLCThe Canada-based importing company took the step after concerns arose that the chicken kebabs and patties may contain bacteria called Listeria monocytogenes, which is responsible for causing listeriosis.
The affected chicken products were manufactured in Canada on June 5 and imported into the United States later that month.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) said in its announcement Friday that Al-Safa US LLC, based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, has recalled 2,010 pounds of its product.
The potential contamination was identified during routine product testing conducted by FSIS, the results of which revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled frozen products bear the establishment number “866” inside the Canadian inspection mark and were produced in Canada on June 5, 2024. They were then imported into the U.S. on June 13 and June 21, then shipped to retailers across the country.



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