September 8, 2016: Super Market Recalled Ground Beef In California

Super Market Recalled Ground Beef USDA News– On September 8, 2016, The Paradise Valley Market, Inc, (Carnival Supermarket) of Chula Vista California, recalled approximately 35 pounds of ground beef products due to a potential E. coli contamination.

Ground Beef Recall Information

The potentially contaminated products were packages and sold on September 1, 2016. The problem was discovered when FSIS, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service, received notification that a product sample collected at the firm tested positive for E. coli.

The contaminated products follow:

• 20-lbs. of 15% lean ground beef product. The product would have been packaged to order and sold at the Carnival Supermarket meat counter in reddish plastic bags with a tied knot at the top.

• 15-lbs. of 7% extra lean ground beef product. The product would have been packaged to order and sold at the Carnival Supermarket meat counter in reddish plastic bags with a tied knot at the top.

According to the Press Release, E. coli O157:H7 is a potentially deadly bacterium that can cause dehydration, bloody diarrhea and abdominal cramps 2–8 days (3–4 days, on average) after exposure the organism. While most people recover within a week, some develop a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). This condition can occur among persons of any age but is most common in children under 5-years old and older adults. It is marked by easy bruising, pallor, and decreased urine output. Persons who experience these symptoms should seek emergency medical care immediately.

About E. coli

Escherichia coli or E. coli is a type of bacterium that lives in the intestines of healthy humans and animals. Some strains of E. coli are capable of producing a powerful toxin, known as Shiga toxin, and can cause severe, life-threatening illness.

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