WASHINGTON, July 30, 2020 – JBS Meals Canada ULC, a Brooks, Alberta, Canada institution, is recalling roughly 38,406 kilos of boneless beef head meat merchandise that weren’t introduced for import re-inspection into america, the U.S. Division of Agriculture’s Meals Security and Inspection Service (FSIS) introduced at present.
The uncooked, frozen, boneless beef head meat objects have been imported on July 13, 2020 and have been additional processed by one other firm into floor beef merchandise. The next merchandise are topic to recall: [View Labels (PDF solely)]
- 80-lb. packing containers containing eight, 10-lb. chubs of “BALTER MEAT COMPANY 73/27 GROUND BEEF,” with “USE BY/FREEZE BY” dates of 08/09/2020 or 08/10/2020, pack dates of 072020, 072120, or 072220, and lot codes of 2020A or 2030A represented on the label.
The merchandise topic to recall bear institution quantity “EST. 11126” contained in the USDA mark of inspection. These things have been shipped to distribution facilities in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina, for additional distribution to retail places.
The issue was found when FSIS decided by routine surveillance that the product had by-passed FSIS import reinspection.
There have been no confirmed experiences of opposed reactions because of consumption of those merchandise. Anybody involved a couple of response ought to contact a healthcare supplier.
FSIS is worried that some product could also be in customers’ fridges or freezers. Customers who’ve bought these merchandise are urged to not devour them. These merchandise ought to be thrown away or returned to the place of buy.
FSIS routinely conducts recall effectiveness checks to confirm recalling corporations notify their prospects of the recall and that steps are taken to make sure that the product is now not obtainable to customers. When obtainable, the retail distribution listing(s) will likely be posted on the FSIS web site at https://www.fsis.usda.gov/recalls.
Customers with questions in regards to the recall can contact the JBS USA Client Hotline at (800) 727-2333. Members of the media with questions in regards to the recall can contact Cameron Bruett, Sustainability & Company Communications, JBS USA, at (970) 506-7801 or [email protected].
Customers with meals security questions can name the toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline at 1-888-MPHotline (1-888-674-6854) or stay chat through Ask USDA from 10 a.m. to six p.m. (Jap Time) Monday by Friday. Customers also can browse meals security messages at Ask USDA or ship a query through electronic mail to [email protected]. For customers that must report an issue with a meat, poultry, or egg product, the net Digital Client Criticism Monitoring System might be accessed 24 hours a day at https://foodcomplaint.fsis.usda.gov/eCCF/.