The Mason Law Firm | Recall: L.A. Link (Huntington Beach) Corporation Recalls Shiitake-Ya Brand Gourmet Shiitake Slices Because Of Possible Health Risk | Mason Rashtian | Personal Injury Attorney

Recalled shiitake mushrooms

On or May 23, 2012, a press release was issued involving L.A. LINK (HUNTINGTON BEACH) CORPORATION of Cerritos, California.  In this press release, the following item was recalled:

  • Shiitake-Ya brand Gourmet Shiitake Slices with a “SELL BY date” of 04/16/2013

The recall was initiated because”the mushrooms may be contaminated with the chemicals carbendazim, fluoranthene, and pyrene.  Residues of these chemicals are not approved on dried mushrooms … L.A. Link (Huntington Beach) Corporation is taking this action to assure the safety of our consumers.”

According to the press release:  “The Gourmet Shiitake Slices were sold exclusively to Costco Wholesale locations in California, Oregon, and Washington.  The recalled mushrooms are packaged in 6 oz plastic jars with a SELL BY date of 04/16/2013 affixed to the bottom portion of the rear label.”

According to the press release, the item can be brought back for a full refund at place of purchase.  For a copy of this full press release, please click here.

Disclaimer:  This recall has been brought to you by The Mason Law Firm, managed by Mason Rashtian.  This article is only for informational purposes and not meant to serve as legal advice.  For information on personal injury matters, please contact us at (800) 577-0149, or (661) 362-0805, or visit us at:

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