Chetak New York L.L.C. Recalls 14.1 oz. Jar of “Deep Coriander Powder” Because of Possible Health Risk, With 0 Comments, Category: Recalls,
Chetak New York L.L.C. Recalls 14.1 oz. Jar of “Deep Coriander Powder” Because of Possible Health Risk
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 20, 2015 – Edison, NJ – Chetak New York L.L.C. of Edison, NJ is recalling 300 jars of 14.1 oz “Deep Coriander Powder”, Lot# LE15152, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e. infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.
The recalled “Deep Coriander Powder” jars were distributed nationwide in retail store from July 30, 2015 to August 13, 2015. The product comes in a 14.1oz clear plastic jar marked with the UPC number on the rear of the package. The lot number can be located on the bottom of the jar.
— UPC number for 14.1oz. is 011433134347
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The potential for contamination was noted after routine testing conducted by the FDA.
Consumers who have purchased 14.1oz jars of “Deep Coriander Powder” are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-973-835-1906, Monday through Friday from 9 am – 5 pm EST.
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* We believe that none of the products being recalled were processed or offered through the national office.
* We strongly encourage you to notify your agencies within one business day from receipt of this notice.
* ALL cased and uncased inventories, both at the member level and agency level, need to be checked. This product may have entered member and agency warehouses through salvage, local donations, TEFAP, local purchases, retail pickups, food drives, or other avenues.
* For additional local details, please contact the Health Department(s) for the area(s) your food bank serves.
For full details on the recall, please visit: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm459332.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
If you have questions, please contact Wayne Melichar, Food Safety Manager, at [email protected] or 312.629.7263.