Tuesday, May 21, 2013

In Canada, Hazelnuts Recalled for Possible Salmonella

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning the public not to eat certain in shell hazelnuts because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. The products were sold in packages of various weights or in bulk at several locations. If you’re not sure if you purchased the affected nuts, check with the retailer.

You can see the products, along with the store name, address, and dates when they was sold at the CFIA web site. The nuts were sold in Ontario, Quebec, and New Brunswick. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the consumption of these nuts. For more information, contact the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342.