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4 Of The Most Commonly Recalled Foods (And How To Buy Them Safely)

Posted 03.17.2015 | OWN

We talked to former professor of food safety, Douglas Powell, about the safest ways to eat the things we love. By Lynn Andriani Lik...

These Usual Suspects Are The Most Likely To Give You Food Poisoning

The Huffington Post | Alissa Scheller & Meredith Melnick | Posted 08.01.2014 | Healthy Living

It has not been a good week for food safety. Infractions were all over the map: One of McDonald's China-based meat suppliers was accused of repackagin...

Fruit Recalled For Possible Listeria Contamination

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.05.2014 | Healthy Living

UPDATE (Aug. 5): Wawona Packing Co. has expanded its voluntary recall of fruits to products that were packed from June 1, 2014 through July 17, "becau...

Tons Of Hummus Recalled Over Possible Contamination

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.22.2014 | Business

More than seven tons of hummus and dips have been recalled nationwide due to possible bacterial contamination. Massachusetts-based food manufacture...

Hot Pocket Alternatives: 8 Recipes For Flaky, Filled Treats

Bon Appetit | Posted 04.26.2014 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Their flavor will be reminiscent of your former flame. Plus, your homemade version can't get recalled. So there's that.

Kraft Issues Major Velveeta Recall

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — A food maker is recalling some Kraft Velveeta pasta and ground beef products because some labels left off soy, an allergen, as an in...

California Family Affected By Hepatitis A Berries

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER and GREGORY BULL | Posted 08.06.2013 | Los Angeles

ENCINITAS, Calif. — Geoff Soza was celebrating his 30th wedding anniversary in Yellowstone National Park when the 64-year-old man learned the ha...

38,000 Pounds Of Sausage Recalled

AP | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — Smithfield Packing Co. is recalling about 38,000 pounds of pork sausage that may contain small pieces of plastic, likely from glove...

'Disturbing' Horsemeat Burgers Prompt Investigation

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.16.2013 | Business

The discovery of horse and pig meat in "beef" burger products sold in both Britain and Ireland has sparked widespread outrage, as politicians and reli...

What Is Good for Consumers Is Good for Business

Malcolm Wittenberg | Posted 01.21.2013 | Home
Malcolm Wittenberg

For food producers, the impetus to produce the most food products at the lowest cost looms heavy. However, the motivation to ensure the safety of the products being sold should carry equal importance, if not more.

USDA Slammed Over 'Stunningly' Slow Response To Beef Recall

Posted 09.25.2012 | Home

Food & Water Watch, a Washington, DC-based advocacy group had some harsh words for the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service this week -- calling ...

The 18 Food Recalls This Month That You Never Heard About

Sarah Pinneo | Posted 09.19.2012 | Home
Sarah Pinneo

Recalls happen far more frequently than you might think. Read on if you need an excuse to visit your local farmers' market.

UPDATE: Bagged Salads Recalled Over Listeria Risk

Posted 07.02.2012 | Home

UPDATE 7/2/12: On Friday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that Dole Fresh Vegetables is voluntarily recalling 2,598 bags of Dole Heart...

A Half-Million Pounds Of Pickles, Bread Recalled Due To Road Salt Contamination

AP | Posted 05.09.2012 | Home

WARSAW, Poland -- Polish health authorities have ordered the withdrawal from the market of more than 230,000 kilograms (500,000 pounds) of pickles, br...

Thousands Of Chicken Salad Sandwiches Recalled

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 02.08.2012 | Home

-- A South Carolina company is recalling about 2,800 of its chicken salad sandwiches because of concerns about possible listeria contamination. The ...

Eggs Recalled For Listeria Contamination

AP | Posted 04.04.2012 | Home

MINNETONKA, Minn. -- A Minnesota food company said Friday it is recalling more than a million hard-cooked eggs distributed to 34 states after testing ...

'Green News Report' - October 27, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.27.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: It's no t...

'Green News Report' - October 25, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The most ...

'Green News Report' - October 20, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.20.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: EPA, 'gre...

'Green News Report' - September 13, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.13.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Record U....

CDC: 'We've Made Virtually No Progress' On Salmonella In 15 Years

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 08.07.2011 | Home

ATLANTA — More Americans got food poisoning last year, with salmonella cases driving the increase, the government reported Tuesday. Illness rate...

Kashi Recalls 11,000 Cases Of Frozen Pizzas With Potential Plastic Fragments

Posted 08.07.2011 | Home

Kashi has recalled 11,000 cases of frozen thin crust pizza, distributed to grocery stores nationwide, that may have plastic fragments in the crust. ...

Salmonella Contamination Prompts Tomato Recall

AP | Posted 07.03.2011 | Home

TRACY, Calif. -- A Florida tomato grower is voluntarily recalling its grape tomatoes after a sample tested positive for salmonella. Six L's Packing C...

FDA Launches Food Recall Search Site

Slashfood | Posted 06.12.2011 | Home

We've all been there: You hear a snippet about a recall on television or the radio, but don't catch the batch number or where the product was sold. No...

USDA Suggests Testing Meat Before It Goes To Stores

Posted 06.06.2011 | Home

In an effort to reduce the amount of consumer illnesses and deaths due to contaminated meat, the USDA has announced a "test and hold" rule that will d...