The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that Gold Medal Packing Inc. is recalling more than 4,000 pounds of veal products due to contamination. During routine sample testing, inspectors discovered that at least 4,607 pounds of boneless veal products may have been contaminated with E. coli O26 and O45. Products affected by the recall include the boneless veal and top bottom sirloin (TBS) products, which were produced between August 16 and October 25, 2016. The items have establishment number EST. 17965 and were distributed nationwide. The products include:
• 60-lb. boxes containing “BONELESS VEAL”
• 2,387-lb. bin containing “TBS”
• 10-lb. boxes containing “HEARTLAND VEAL BONELESS LEG CUTLET”
• 10-lb. boxes containing “VEAL BONELESS LEG CUTLET”
• 10-lb. boxes containing “VEAL BONELESS LEG TOP ROUND CUTLET”
Consumers who purchased the affected items are urged to dispose of them or return them to the place of purchase.
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