Product Recall

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Product Recall

A request by a company for customers to return their products, often for a replacement or some other compensation. A product recall may be voluntary or mandated by a government. Recalls may occur if a product is found to be defective or dangerous.
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Those made since February 15 are affected by one of the world's biggest baby food recalls.
However, we are conducting a trace-back to find the specific products involved and the list will continue to be updated on the MPI food recalls page.
According to FSSAI, food recalls are essential to remove or correct marketed food products and their labelling that violate the laws administered by the regulatory authority, as the circulation of such products can cause health hazards to those that consume it.
For breaking news on pet food recalls, see tinyurl.
A recent report by Swiss Re, a leading global reinsurer, of publicly available food recall data in the United States shows that since 2002, the number of food recalls has nearly doubled.
Contamination at the company's plant in Blakely, Georgia, led to one of the largest food recalls in U.
And the increasing numbers of foodborne illness outbreaks and food recalls simply add to their unending list of concerns that must be taken seriously.
With food recalls becoming more frequent and now appearing on a wider variety of foods, the right time to start growing is now.
com)-- Undeclared Allergens - A Cause of Food Recalls
Food recalls occur for many reasons, including biological or physical contamination or other quality issues.
As evidenced by a number of recent outbreaks and food recalls, there remains a need for constant vigilance in testing for Salmonella in foodstuffs.
Americans in low income households (under $35,000) are more likely than those in higher earning households (>$50,000) to describe food recalls as a serious concern.