June 21, 2016: Potential Salmonella Contamination Leads To Macadamia Nut Recall

Salmonella Macadamia Nut Recall News – On June 21, 2016, Marin Foods Specialties, Inc. recalled its raw macadamia nuts from California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington Whole Foods Market stores because the products may be contaminated with Salmonella. In a company press release, Marin Foods indicated that routine testing performed by an FDA-contracted laboratory, determined that the recalled raw macadamia nuts products tested positive for the presence of the foodborne pathogen Salmonella.

Salmonella Macadamia Nut Recall Information

The recalled products are labeled “Whole Foods Market Raw Macadamia Nuts” and are packaged in 6 oz. clear plastic tubs. The nuts bear “best by” dates of August 21, 2016 through November 6, 2016, and are marked with UPC Code 99948200132. The nuts were distributed to Whole Foods Market stores in California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington.

Salmonella Food Poisoning Symptoms

Salmonella is a bacterium capable of causing a serious and sometimes life-threatening infection referred to as salmonellosis. Salmonella food poisoning can occur when Salmonella contaminated food is consumed.

Salmonella food poisoning symptoms may include diarrhea (sometimes bloody), abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, fever, chills, headache, muscle pain, and joint pain. Symptoms usually appear within 6 to 72 hours after eating a Salmonella contaminated food.

Contact Attorney Eric Weinberg For Salmonella Lawsuit Help

The New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyers at The Weinberg Law Firm are currently assisting victims of Salmonella food poisoning outbreaks nationwide. If you or a loved one was injured by a recalled food product or were sickened after consuming a restaurant meal, and you would like information regarding a Salmonella Lawsuit, please contact our law firm toll free at 1-877-934-6274.

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