May 17, 2011: Chives Recalled Due To Listeria Concerns

Listeria Chive Recall Announcement – The Food and Drug Administration has announced that chives, sold by Goodness Gardens Inc., of New Hampton, NY, have the potential to be contaminated with the bacterium Listeria. As a result, Goodness Gardens has issued a recall for a specific lot of the product. 

Listeria is a bacterium that can cause a serious and potentially fatal infection in young children, the elderly, and the immunocompromised.  Infection with Listeria can lead to miscarriage and stillbirth in pregnant women.  See Listeria Symptoms to learn more about Listeria infection and its complications.

The chives were distributed to retailers in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Alabama, Illinois and Virginia.

Chives of Goodness Gardens Inc. packaged in plastic clamshell containers, 1-pound bags, and twist tie bunches with lot number 0201111 and dated May 6, 2011, are subject to recall.

 

Attorney Eric H. Weinberg – Personal Injury Lawsuit Help

To speak with a New Jersey personal injury lawyer, please call The Law Office of Eric H. Weinberg toll free at 1-877-934-6274. Please see NJ Car Accident Lawsuit and NJ Truck Accident Lawyer to learn more about our legal services on behalf of personal injury victims.

FREELEGAL CASE EVALUATION

Please fill out our easy to use form below. We will contact you today. Or, call us 24/7 TOLL FREE at 877-934-6274.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • By submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and accept the terms of this agreement.

If you have a case-specific question, or a question regarding our legal services, please select
Contact Weinberg Law Firm. You may also call us 24/7 at our toll free number, 1(877) 934-6274.