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- Product Kind:
- Meals & Drinks
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Recall Purpose Description
Potential E. Coli Contamination
- Firm Title:
- Hodgson Mill, Inc.
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- Product Description:
Hodgson Mill of Effingham, IL, introduced at present a voluntary nationwide recall of particular a lot of its Unbleached All-Goal White Wheat Flour (5 lb.)
We’re taking this voluntary precautionary step due to the potential presence of pathogenic E. coli which was found by means of sampling uncooked raw flour. Hodgson Mill has not acquired any confirmed studies of sicknesses associated to this product.
The one product affected by this voluntary recall is:
Unbleached All-Goal White Wheat Flour (5 lb.) UPC 0-71518-05009-2
Greatest By Date 10-01-2020 and 10-02-2020 with lot codes listed Lot# 001042 & 005517
Use By and Lot Code data could be discovered on the underside again panel of the 5 lb. Bag. Used By date and Lot Code, together with their location on the bag, should all match as a way to characterize flour affected by this recall.
Shopper security is our high precedence. Hodgson Mill package deal states “don’t eat uncooked flour, dough or batter”. The Facilities for Illness Management (CDC) warns customers to not devour uncooked flour or raw uncooked dough.
E. coli is killed by warmth by means of baking, frying, sautéing, or boiling merchandise made with flour. For extra data, check with the next: https://www.cdc.gov/features/no-raw-dough/index.html. Signs of pathogenic E. coli sickness embrace acute, usually bloody diarrheal sickness and belly cramps. Most individuals get better inside every week. Nonetheless, youngsters, the aged, and immunosuppressed people could develop hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), a extreme sickness which can trigger the kidneys to fail.
Shoppers are reminded to scrub their palms, work surfaces, and utensils completely after contact with uncooked dough merchandise or flour, and to by no means eat uncooked dough or batter.
This lot of flour was milled at an ADM Milling Facility in St Louis, MO and repacked at Hodgson Mill, Inc. facility in Effingham, IL and was distributed by Hodgson Mill by means of retailers and distribution nationwide and bought by means of our web site www.hodgsonmill.com.
Shoppers who’ve bought 5 lb packages of Unbleached All-Goal White Wheat Flour with particular lot codes are urged to cease utilizing the product instantly and return them to the place of buy for a full refund. Shoppers with questions could contact the corporate customer support M-F 9am to 3pm at 1-888-417-9343 x 1.
Any customers involved about an sickness ought to contact a doctor.
Bakers have trusted Hodgson Mill flour merchandise of their kitchens for a few years and due to that belief we now have issued this voluntary recall. We stay dedicated to offering our customers secure and superior merchandise.