Here is today’s list of food safety recalls, product withdrawals, allergy alerts and miscellaneous compliance issues. The live links will take you directly to the official recall notices and company news releases that contain detailed information for each recall and alert.

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United States

  • Food Safety Recall: Pride & Joy Creamery, LLC (Granger, WA) recalls raw fluid milk that may be contaminated with toxin-producing E. coli. The unpasteurized milk was sold at the farm and distributed through nine retail outlets in King, Pierce, Snohomish and Skagit counties.


  • Food Safety Recall: Country Ribbon Inc. recalls Country Ribbon Chicken Bologna (Best before 11OC19; Lot 914), due to the presence of extraneous material in the product. The recalled meat was distributed in Newfoundland and Labrador.


Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands

  • OTC Pharmaceutical Product Safety Alert (Singapore): The Health Sciences Authority has suspended the licence of Zerin® tablets, 500mg, manufactured by Jayson Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and distributed in Singapore by Ziwell Medical (S) Pte Ltd. The action was taken due to product defects recently found with the product.

Australia and New Zealand

  • Food Safety Recall (Australia): Fonterra Brands (Australia) Pty. Ltd. recalls Mainland Extra Tasty Cheddar Cheese (200g and 400g; Best before 28 February 2012; Product of New Zealand), due to the presence of metal fragments in the cheese.

Some supermarket chains post recall notices on their web sites for the convenience of customers. To see whether a recalled food was carried by your favorite supermarket, follow the live link to the supermarket’s recall web site.

*The Kroger umbrella encompasses numerous supermarket, marketplace and convenience store chains, listed on the Kroger corporate home page.
**Includes Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, Dominick’s, Genuardi’s, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Carrs and Pak N’ Save.