Nationwide recall of eggs
Local food chain store HEB claims that no contaminate products have reach out local stores. While this is good news consumers need to careful and alert to products recall list and lot numbers.
The problem of contaminated food products is not over. Eggs are the latest products to be recalled point out that the prevalence of Salmonella contamination continues to be a problem in the nations food supply.
Although the recall is voluntary this does not means that there is less danger in contracting Salmonella bacteria. The distribute of the eggs I nation wide so the risk is greater that eggs were distributed to local stores. The recall now includes the following states: California, Arizona, Missouri, Minnesota, Texas, Georgia, Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Nevada, Iowa, Illinois, Utah, Nebraska, Arkansas, Wisconsin and Oklahoma. These companies distribute nationwide.
According to the FDA the Eggs under the August 13, 2010 recall are packaged under the following brand names: Lucerne, Albertson, Mountain Dairy, Ralph’s, Boomsma’s, Sunshine, Hillandale, Trafficanda, Farm Fresh, Shoreland, Lund, Dutch Farms and Kemps. Eggs are packed in varying sizes of cartons (6-egg cartons, dozen egg cartons, 18-egg cartons, and loose eggs for institutional use and repackaging) with Julian dates ranging from 136 to 225 and plant numbers 1026, 1413 a
What to do:
1. Wash hands after handling well after handling any egg products.
2. See a doctor if you or family member become sick after eating or handling egg products.
3. Look for the letter P followed by numbers on the end of the carton or container in which the eggs were contained at purchase. Consumers can reach Wright County Egg by calling 866-272-5582