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Consumer Alert: JFC International recalls fish due to possible botulism contamination
December 17, 2010 – This week, the FDA announced that JFC International Inc. will be recalling frozen Capelin because it may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum spores, which can cause Botulism.
The recalled FROZEN CAPELIN comes in a PLASTIC WRAPPED STYROFOAM TRAY with the following codes: FROZEN CAPELIN 7L8P, FROZEN CAPELIN 7L5P, FROZEN CAPELIN 6L10P, FROZEN CAPELIN 6L8P, FROZEN CAPELIN 6L5P, FROZEN CAPELIN 5L10P, FROZEN CAPELIN 5L8P and is a product of VIETNAM. This product was sold NATIONWIDE.
Botulism is a rare but serious illness caused by a bacterium which occurs in soil that produces a toxin that affects your nerves. Foodborne botulism comes from eating foods contaminated with the toxin.
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If you’d like more details about this nationwide recall, please visit the FDA website to view the official press release.
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