Peanut Butter Brands Sold In Colorado Being Recalled Due To Salmonella Risk
Several brands of peanut and almond butter sold around Colorado have been put on a recall list by the FDA. These recalled foods have the risk of salmonella.
With the kids getting back to school, many lunch boxes may be getting a peanut-butter sandwich. On Tuesday (Aug 19), the FDA release a statement regarding a VOLUNTARY recall of several peanut butters under the nSPIRED Natural Foods INC umbrella. There are a wide variety of product names on the list-- CLICK HERE FOR THE WHOLE LIST
From the FDA press release:
The potential risk was brought to the Company’s attention by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration following routine testing. The Company has received reports of fourillnesses that may be associated with these specific products.
The use-by date can be found on the top of the jar lid. The Company is currently working with customers and retailers to remove and destroy products with the above use-by dates from store shelves and warehouses.
Products were distributed across the United States, Canada, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, and Dominican Republic. The products also were available for purchase on the internet.
The recall is being made with the knowledge of the FDA.
Consumers do not need to return the product to the store where it was purchased. Instead, consumers are urged to dispose of the recalled product and its container. Please contact the Company at 1-800-937-7008 between the hours of 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM CST for a replacement or refund, and with general inquiries.