Food Recalls

Recall Information
Food recalls may be caused by illness outbreaks, product contamination, incorrect food allergen labeling, mislabeling or firm quality control problems. Recent recalls affecting food safety are posted on this webpage. For more complete information about product recalls, refer to the following links:

2016 Recalls Affecting Whatcom County

Recall Date Company Reason for Recall Product Name & Link to Recall
1-7-2016 Milky Way International Trading Corp Possible Glass in Product Mandarin Oranges - 8 oz bottles Recall
1-15-2016 Heritage International (USA) Inc Salmonella Risk Raw Cashew Pieces Recall
1-29-2016 Garden of Life, LLC Salmonella Risk Raw Meal Organic Shake & Meal Product Recall
2-1-2016 Braga Organic Farms Salmonella Risk Pistachio Recall
2-5-2016 Jel Sert Company Salmonella Risk Margaritaville Banana Cream Pie
2-12-2016 International Foodsource, LLC Salmonella Risk Various Raw Pistachios Products Recall
2-13-2016 Garden of Life Salmonella Risk Expansion of Raw Meal Organic Shake & Meal Product Recall
2-20-2016 Health Matters America Inc. Salmonella Risk Sprouted Flax Seed Powder & Sprouted Chia & Flax Seed Powder
2-23-2016 Marathon Ventures Salmonella Risk Raw Macadamia Nuts Recall
2-29-2016 Whole Foods Market Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Maytag Raw Milk Blue Cheese
3-3-2016 Loki Fish Company Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Smoked Pink Salmon Recall
3-9-2016 Wonderful Pistachios Salmonella Risk Pistachio Recall
3-10-2016 Nestle USA Inc. Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Chicken Pizza and Chicken Lasagna Products 
Distribution List - Added 3/21/16
3-11-2016 Awareness Salmonella Risk Boost Tea Recall
3-14-2016 Texas Star Nut & Food Co Salmonella Risk Pistachio Kernels Recall Expansion
3-16-2016 Bumble Bee Foods, LLC Potential Contamination from undercooking Select 5 oz Canned Chunk Light Tuna Recall
3-17-2016 Tri-Union Seafoods, LLC Potential Contamination from undercooking Select 5 oz Canned Chunk Tuna Recall
3-24-2016 Gerber Products Co Possible spoilage issue 2 Batches of Organic 2nd Foods Pouches Recall
3-26-16 Smallbatch Pets, Inc Possible Salmonella & Listeria Monocytogenes Health Risk Frozen Dog Duckbatch Sliders
4-1-2016 Snyder's-Lance Potential presence of glass Emerald Cashew Roasted & Salted Halves & Pieces Recall
4-1-2016 Roland Foods, LLC Potential presence of glass Roland Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips Recall
4-10-2016 Reser's Fine Foods, LLC Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Health Risk Refrigerated Salads Recall
4-18-2016 Milky Way International Trading Corp. Possible glass in product Nice! Peach Slices & Nice! Mixed Fruits 8 oz glass jar recall
4-23-2016 CRF Frozen Foods of Pasco Possible contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes Frozen Vegetable Recall
4-26-2016 Pilgrim's Pride Corp. Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Poultry Products
4-29-2016 The Republic of Tea Possible Salmonella Risk Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea
4-29-2016 Foster Poultry Farms Possible Foreign Materials Contamination Poultry Products
5-02-2016 CFR Frozen Foods Possible contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes Frozen Vegetables & Fruit Products
5-04-2016 SunOpta Potential contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes Sunflower Kernel Products
5-04-2016 Brown & Haley Possible contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes Mountain Thins "Trail Mix"
5-05-2016 ConAgra Foods Possible contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes Watts Brothers Farms Organic Mixed Vegetables, Organic Super Sweet Corn (Yellow/Gold), and Organic Peas and Trader Joe’s Organic Super Sweet Corn
5-06-2016 Stahlbush Island Farms, Inc. Potential contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes IQF Green Beans
5-06-2016 ConAgra Foods Possible contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes Watts Brothers Farms Organic Mixed Vegetables, Organic Super Sweet Corn (Yellow/Gold), and Organic Peas and Trader Joe’s Organic Super Sweet Corn
5-07-2016 4 Frendz, LLC Potential bacterial pathogens Beef Jerky Products
5-07-2016 Ajinomoto Windsor Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Not-Ready-To-Eat Frozen Items - Products related to CRF Frozen Vegetable Recall
5-07-2016 The Pictsweet Company Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Select Kroger Brand Frozen Vegetables
5-09-2016 NORPAC Foods, Inc. Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Natural Directions Organic Mixed Green Vegetables and Natural Directions Organic Green Peas
5-09-2016 The Pictsweet Company Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Select Frozen Vegetable Items
5-10-2016 Kroger Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Simple Truth Organic Frozen Mix Vegetables
5-10-2016 United Natural Trading LLC Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Walnuts and Walnut Products
5-10-2016 Frontier Co-op Potential contamination with Salmonella Organic Hojicha Tea
5-11-2016 Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc. Possible Listeria Contamination Meat and Poultry Products
5-13-2016 Dr Praeger's Sensible Foods, Inc Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Various Dr Praeger's & Ungar's CRF Frozen Vegetable Recall
5-16-2016 Quaker Oats Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars Recall
5-18-2016 SunOpta Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Sunflower Kernel products expanded recall
5-19-2016 TreeHouse Foods, Inc. Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Products containing sunflower kernels
5-21-2016 Pictsweet Company Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Select Kroger Brad frozen vegetable Recall Update
5-24-2016 E S Foods Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Meal Breaks Containing Sunflower seeds Recall
5-24-2016 Eillien's Candies Inc Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Various sizes and brands of snack products containing Roasted Salted & Roasted Unsalted Sunflower Kernals recall
5-31-2016 General Mills Possible E.coli O121 contamination Gold Medal, Gold Medal Wondra, and Signature Kitchens flour Recall
5-31-2016 Kashi Company Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes One Variety of Kashi Granola Bars and One Variety of Bear Naked Granola
6-1-2016 General Mills Possible E.coli O121 contamination Multistate Outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coliO121 Infections linked to Flour Update
6-02-2016 Clif Bar & Company Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Three Flavors: CLIF BAR Nuts & Seeds Energy Bars, CLIF BAR Sierra Trail Mix Energy Bars & CLIF Mojo Mountain Mix Trail Mix Bars
6-3-2016 Brown & Haley Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Mountain Thins "Trail Mix" Recall
6-03-2016 Post Consumer Brands Possible contamination with
​Listeria monocytogenes 
Limited Quantity of Great Grains Protein Blend - Honey, Oats & Seeds Cereal
6-04-2016 Maranatha Brand Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Certain lots of Sunflower Seed Butter Recall
6-06-2016 Hershey Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes SoFit Products
6-10-2016 NoGii Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Nuts About Berries Paleo Bars
6-10-2016 Bounce USA Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Apple Cinnamon Protein Punch Energy Balls
6-16-2016 Kashi Company Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Two Products Related to Previously Announced Recall of Snack Bars and Bear Naked Granola
6-16-2016 Crescent Specialty Foods Inc. Potential contamination with Salmonella Raw Pistachios
6-16-2016 Essential Foods Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Four Flavors of Globespun Gourmet Wraps
6-17-2016 National Frozen Foods Corp Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Frozen Green Peas & Frozen Mixed Vegetables Recall
6-17-2016 Earnest Eats Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Earnest Eats Dark Chocolate Almond Chewy Granola Bars recall
6-21-2016 Pinnacle Foods Inc. Possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes C&W Early Harvest Petite Peas & C&W Petite Peas recall
6-21-2016 Marin Foods Specialites Possible salmonella contamination Raw Macadamia nuts Recall
6-24-2016 General Mills Potential presence of Listeria monocytogenes Nature Valley Protein Chewy Bars & Nature Valley Simple Nut Bars
6-30-2016 General Mills Potential presence of Listeria monocytogenes Frozen Beyond Meat Vegetarian Indian Curry with Beyond Chicken Recall
7-1-2016 General Mills Possible E.coli O121 contamination Gold Medal flour, Wondra flour & Signature Kitchens flour Expanded Recall
7-11-2016 General Mills Possible E.coli O121 contamination Two Flavors of Betty Crocker Cake Mix Recall
7-13-2016 International Commissary Corporation (ICC) Possible E.coli O121 contamination Marie Callender's Cheese Biscuit Mix Recall
7-16-2016
ConAgra Foods Potential presence of Foreign Material P.F. Chang's Home Menu Brand Meals Available in Grocery Retailers
7-19-2016 Agave Dream Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Cappuccino Ice Cream
7-19-2016 Bar-S Company Possible Listeria Contamination Chicken and Pork Hot Dog and Corn Dog Products
7-27-16 General Mills Possible E.coli O121 contamination Retail Flour
7-28-2016 Gel Spice, Inc. Elevated Lead Levels Fresh Finds Ground Turmeric Powder
7-28-2016 Watts Brothers Farms Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes Organic Mixed Vegetables, Super Sweet Corn & Peas Recall Update
7-30-2016 Hampton Creek Possible Salmonella contamination  Mixes containing native forest coconut powder Recall
8-2-2016 JM Exotic Foods, Inc Elevated Levels of Lead Ground Turmeric Recall
8-3-2016 Grassfields Cheese LLC Possible E.coli contamination All types and sizes of Organic Cheeses Recall
8-5-2016 Gel Spice Inc Elevated Lead levels Expanded Ground Tumeric Powder Recall
8-11-2016 Rabbit Creek Products Potential E.coli 121 contamination Certain Flavors of Bread, Muffin and Brownie Mixes Recall
8-12-2016 Oriental Packing Co. Inc Elevated Lead levels Curry Powder Alert
8-30-2016 Ton Shen Health/Life Rising Elevated Lead Levels Recall of All Lots of DHZC-2 Tablets purchased before 8/24/16
8-30-2016 Snyder's-Lance Possible Salmonella Contamination 4oz Diamond of California Chopped Macadamia Nuts & 2.25oz Diamond of California Macadamia Halves & Pieces
9-02-2016 Asher's Chocolates/Lewistown, Inc. Possible Salmonella Contamination Candy Products
9-17-2016 Gallo Meats LLC No federal inspection Sausage, Beef & Lamb products recall
9-19-2016 Kellogg Company Potential Listeria Monocytogenes contamination Limited number - Kellogg's Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat Waffles recall

2015 Recalls Affecting Whatcom County

Recall Date   
Company
Reason for Recall
Product Name & Link to Recall
1-2-15 Zilks Foods Undeclared Peanut Allergen All 8 ounce Hummus products recall
1-5-15 Eileen's Candies Inc. Salmonella Risk Various sizes & brands of walnut pieces recall
1-8-15 Santa Barbara Smokehouse Inc. Listeria Monocytogenes Risk Cold smoked salmon recall
1-9-15 Taj Ethnic Gourmet Undeclared Peanut Allergen Indian sauces recall - specific lots
1-9-15 Bidart Brothers Listeria Monocytogenes Risk Update to Listeria Outbreak
1-9-15 Morning Star Farms Undeclared Peanut Allergen Spicy black bean burger & Chipotle black bean burger recall
1-16-15 Queseria Bendita Listeria Monocytogenes Soft Cheese recall
1-16-15 B&M Inc. Undeclared Peanut Allergen Ground Cumin & Ground Cumin blends recall
1-18-15 Inventure Foods Listeria Monocytogenes Rader Farms Fresh Start Smoothie Blend, Sunrise Fresh Fusion & Daily Power Fusion recall
1-19-15 Old Silvana Creamery Campylobacter Risk Raw Milk recall
1-23-15 Freeland Foods Salmonella Risk Go Raw Spicy Organic Seed Mix recall
1-23-15 Queseria Bendita Listeria Monocytogenes Soft Cheese & Sour Cream recall update
1-28-15 Washington Beef LLC E coli O157:H7 Risk Boneless Beef trim recall
1-29-15 Arcadia Trading Inc. Un-Eviscerated Fish Red Thread fish recall
1-29-15 Korean Farm Inc. Lack of full USDA inspection Chicken Stew Products recall
1-29-15 Freeland Foods Salmonella Risk Go Raw Organic Sunflower seeds recall
1-30-15 Project Living Inc., New York, dba Aloha Inc. Staphylococcal Enterotoxin Contamination risk All Premium Protein powder packages in chocolate and vanilla blends
2-10-15 Sunrise Poultry Processors Lack of full USDA inspection Select poultry products recall
2-12-15 Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets Inc. Salmonella Risk Natural Grocers brand - 2 lots of Organic Garlic Powder
2-13-15 ATM International Lack of full USDA inspection Boneless beef product recall
 3-13-15 Blue Bell Creamery Listeria Monocytogenes Specific Ice Cream products recall
 3-17-15 Trader Joes Salmonella Risk Raw Walnut recall
 3-18-15 Kraft Foods May contain pieces of metal Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Dinner recall
 3-20-15 Aurora Products Salmonella Risk Aurora Natural Brand  & Certain Private Label Brand Walnuts & Trail Mix recalls
 3-21-15 Nutiva Salmonella Risk O'Coconut recall
 3-22-15 Amy's Kitchen Listeria Monocytogenes Select Amy's Kitchen products recall
 3-24-15 Carmel Food Group Listeria Monocytogenes Select Rising Moon Organics ravioli products recall
 3-24-15 Twin City Foods Listeria Monocytogenes Select products recall
 3-24-15 Superior Foods, Inc Listeria Monocytogenes Simply Balanced 10-oz Frozen Organic Chopped Spinach recall
 3-24-15 La Terra Fina Listeria Monocytogenes Spinach products recall
 3-27-15 Aurora Products Salmonella Risk Expanded walnut recall
 3-31-15 La Terra Fina Listeria Monocytogenes Single Lot Recall - Spinach, Artichoke & Parmesan Dip & Spread
 4-1-15 Robber's Roost Jerky Listeria Monocytogenes Beef & Pork Jerky Recall
 4-9-15 Sabra Dipping Co Listeria Monocytogenes Classic Humus Recall
 4-14-15 Beech-Nut Nutrition Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Baby Food Product Recall
 4-20-15 Superior Nut & Candy Co Salmonella Risk Pine Nuts Recall
 4-22-15 TFH Publications Inc / Nylabone Products Salmonella Risk Puppy Starter Kit Recall
 4-23-15 Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams Listeria Monocytogenes All Product Recall
 4-27-15 Waymouth Farms Inc Salmonella Risk Raw Pine Nut Recall
 5-18-15 ZYK Enterprises, Inc E coli O157:H7 Risk Boneless Veal Trim Products Recall
 6-4-15 Santa Barbara Smokehouse Listeria Monocytogenes All Smoked Salmon (Except Hot Smoked)
 6-19-15 United Salad Co Listeria Monocytogenes Champs Sliced Crimini Mushroom Recall
 7-1-15 USDA Health Alert Salmonella Risk Raw, Frozen, Breaded & Pre-Browned Stuffed Chicken Alert
 7-12-15 Barber Foods Salmonella Enteritidis Stuffed Chicken Products Recall Update
 7-12-15 Barber Foods Salmonella Enteritidis Stuffed Chicken Products Recall Expansion
 7-15-15 Aspen Foods Salmonella Enteritidis Frozen, Raw, Stuffed & Breaded Chicken Products Recall
 7-15-15 Murry's Inc. Staphylococcal Enterotoxin Chicken Products Recall
 7-20-15 Osamu Corporation Salmonella Risk  Frozen Yellow Fin Tuna Chunk Meat
 7-20-15 Osamu Corporation Salmonella Risk Frozen Tuna Products Recall
 7-25-15 Kroger Company Salmonella Risk Four Seasonings - Garlic Powder, Cinnamon, Coarse Ground Black Pepper & Bac'n Buds
 8-10-15 Northwest Farm Food Cooperative Salmonella Risk Frozen Raw Cat Food
 8-13-15 Kapowsin Meats Salmonella Risk Pork Products
 8-20-15 Chetak New York LLC Salmonella Risk Deep Coriander Powder Recall
 8-25-15 Sid Wainer and Son Salmonella Risk Macadamia Nuts
 8-26-15 General Mills Listeria Monocytogenes Frozen Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans Recall
 8-27-15 Kapowsin Meats Salmonella Risk Pork Products
 9-4-15 Andrew & Williamson Cucumbers Salmonella Risk Cucumber Recall
 9-17-15  Aspen Foods Salmonella Risk Stuffed, raw chicken product recall
 10-1-15 Salix Animal Health, LLC Salmonella Risk Good 'N' Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks dog treats recall
 10-2-15 Aspen Foods Salmonella Enteritidis Risk Frozen, Raw, Stuffed & Breaded Chicken Products Recall
 10-2-15 General Mills Listeria Monocytogenes Risk Limited quantity of Frozen Cascadian Farms Cut Green Beans Recall
 10-9-15 Skipanon Brand Seafoods LLC Clostridium Botulinum (Botulism) All Skipanon Brand Seafood Canned Products
 10-15-15 Garibaldi Cannery LLC Clostridium Botulinum (Botulism) All Canned Seafood Products Recall
 10-15-15 S. Martinelli & Company Potential Glass Fragments Martinelli's 8.4 oz Sparkling Beverages Recall
 10-17-15 Bornstein Seafood, Inc Clostridium Botulinum (Botulism) Only Canned Salmon, Sardines, Sturgeon & Tuna Products with any code starting with "OC" Recall
 10-21-15 Vis Seafood Clostridium Botulinum (Botulism) All canned Salmon Products Recall
 10-21-15 Seaquest Seafood Corp. Clostridium Botulinum
(Botulism)
Dehydrated & Marinated Uneviscerated Fish
 10-28-15 Sockeye Suzy's Fish Co Clostridium Botulinum
(Botulism)
All Canned Seafood Products Recall
 11-1-15 All American Meats Inc. E.coli O157:H7 Contamination Ground Beef Product Recall
 11-6-15 World Variety Produce Salmonella Risk Italian Pine Nuts Recall
 11-9-15 Zenobia Company, LLC Salmonella Risk Ground Flax Seed Meal Recall
 11-12-15 Campbell Soup Company Potential Choking Hazard 14.2 ounce SpaghettiO's Original Recall
 11-17-15 Tyson Foods Inc. Possible Adulteration 28 oz Tyson Any'tizers Fully Cooked Hot Wings Recall
 11-26-15 Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc E. coli O0157:H7 Risk All Celery Products Recall
 11-27-15 Beech-Nut Nutrition Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Baby Food Product Recall - Retail List
 12-2-15 JEM Raw Chocolate, LLC Salmonella Risk Nut Butter Spread Recall
 12-10-15 Sweet Leaf Tea Company Potential Glass Fragments Sweet Leaf Tea in 16 oz bottles Recall
 12-21-15 Mars Chocolate North American Allergy Alert Dove & Reg. Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes Recall - 24.0 oz Bag