The Mason Law Firm | Recall: Banner Mountain Sprouts Voluntarily Recalls Organic Sprouts | Mason Rashtian | Personal Injury Attorney

Recalled 4oz Alfalfa Broccoli Sprouts       Recalled 1lb Alfalfa Sprouts    Recalled 1lb Clover Sprouts   Recalled 2lb Alfalfa Sprouts   Recalled 4oz Alfafla Sprouts   Recalled 5oz Sprout Salad   Recalled 4oz Zesty Greens   Recalled 4oz Clover Sprouts

On June 26, 2012, the following products were voluntarily recalled by Banner Mountain as a precautionary measure:

  • Organic sprouts under the following names: 4oz. zesty greens, 5oz. sprout salad, 4oz. clover, 2lb. clover, 4oz. alfalfa/broccoli, 4oz. alfalfa sprouts, and 1lb. & 2lb. alfalfa sprouts

These products were recalled because they may be contaminated with salmonella, a bacterium that can cause an acute infection with symptoms such as diarrhea, fever and vomiting.  Symptoms usually develop within one to four days following consumption of contaminated food.  According to the FDA, in some cases, symptoms in individuals may resolve without the need for medical help, but others may develop a serious illness that can lead to hospitalization.  To date, no illnesses have been reported.

These products, distributed through retail stores and wholesalers in California, come in a 4 or 5 oz. clear, plastic, clamshell container and a 1lb. or 2lb. ziplock bag with a sell by date from 6/17/12 to 7/6/12.  Anyone who purchased these products should immediately discard them.  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.

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