Spinach Recall in Washington

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Be careful green smoothie lovers, there is another spinach recall afoot. Look at your brands and dates to make sure you are not affected!

Feb. 19, 2013 — Spinach that might have E. coli bacteria contamination is being recalled in 39 states.

Taylor Farms Retail Inc., says it is voluntarily withdrawing organic baby spinach sold in 5-ounce or 16-ounce salad trays under five brand names that have a “best by” date of Feb. 24, 2013:

Central Market Organics

Full Circle Organics

Marketside Organic

Simple Truth Organic

Taylor Farms Organic

The spinach may be contaminated with E. coli,but the company says it knows of no one who has gotten sick. If you have this spinach, Taylor Farms says you shouldn’t eat it — throw it away. The company does not say how E. coli might have contaminated the spinach.

The recalled organic baby spinach was sold in these states:

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maryland

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

South Carolina

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Virginia

Washington

Wisconsin

Wyoming

More information about the affected products is available on the Taylor Farms web site or by calling the company at 855-293-9811.

SOURCE:News release, Taylor Farms Retail Inc.

via Spinach Recalled In 39 States « CBS Seattle.

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