Asked by: Lohitzune Fiteiroasked in category: General Last Updated: 20th February, 2020
Is there a recall on iceberg lettuce?
In this way, is there a recall on iceberg lettuce 2019?
21, 2019, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced a recall by Missa Bay, LLC, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, of approximately 75,233 pounds of salad products that contain meat or poultry because the lettuce ingredient may be contaminated with E. coli 0157:H7.
One may also ask, is it okay to eat iceberg lettuce? The good news is there are a few lettuce varieties you're still safe to eat. There's still iceberg lettuce, green leaf lettuce, red leaf lettuce and butterhead lettuce, which are still safe to eat, according to the CDC.
Thereof, is iceberg lettuce included in the recall?
Most of the recalled salad products were made with romaine, but a few also contained iceberg lettuce. "We test all of our leafy greens (including romaine) in the fields prior to harvest, including screening for E. coli O157:H7.
What lettuce has been recalled?
Romaine lettuce recalled nationwide due to E. coli bacteria outbreak. Federal health officials issued a nationwide alert Friday urging consumers to avoid romaine lettuce from California's Salinas Valley after a multistate outbreak of E.