Whole Foods Markets in Florida recalled certain bean sprout products in 4-oz plastic clamshell containers due to a risk of Listeria contamination.
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Bean Sprout Listeria Recall
March 8, 2019 — Fullei Fresh of Miami, Florida has announced a voluntary recall for Organic Bean Sprouts because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
What Bean Sprouts Were Recalled?
The recalled Organic Bean Sprouts were shipped to Whole Foods Markets in Florida and a Miami distributor called Freedom Fresh on February 18, 2019.
The bean sprouts are packaged in 4 oz. plastic clamshells with UPC Code 017442052108 — Lot Code 041 — and a “Sell-By” date of February 28, 2019. This information is printed on the package label.
Have Any Illnesses Been Reported?
No illnesses associated with the recalled bean sprouts have been reported to Fullei Fresh as of the recall announcement date.
Why Was the Recall Issued?
The bean sprouts were recalled after the Florida Department of Agriculture pulled a sample from a store shelf and it tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
What is Listeria?
Listeria monocytogenes is a bacteria that can cause serious and sometimes deadly food poisoning illnesses. The short-term symptoms can include high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Furthermore, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
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