Del monte Foods INC. is recalling quite 64,000 cases of canned corn as a result of the corn didn’t undergo the complete sterilization method and will cause critical ill health if consumed.
The Walnut Creek, California, company recalled 64,242 cases of fiesta Corn Seasoned with Red Peppers thanks to under-processing, the company told the Food & Drug Administration on Wed. The deviation from the commercial sterilization method might lead to contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens, Del monte Foods same.
That successively may lead to critical ill health if consumed, the corporate says. As of currently there are no reports of ill health related to the product.
The 15.25-ounce cans of corn have the UPC range “24000 02770” on the label. The cans also will have “Best if Used By” dates starting from August 14-16, 2021, Sept. 3-6, 2021 or Sept. 22-23, 2021.
The product was sold in twenty five states: alaska, Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North carolina, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
The canned corn was also sold in twelve countries: bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, El Salvador, Haiti, Guyana, Uruguay, Aruba, Panama, Saint Lucia, and Suriname.
Consumers ought to come back the canned corn to the shop they purchased it at for a full refund or exchange, Del monte says. customers with queries also can decision the company’s toll-free hotline at 1-800-779-7035 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET) or visit the company’s web site.