Meat and poultry products recalled over Listeria worries
The USDA Food safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced that Buona Vita Inc., Bridgeton, New Jersey, is recalling almost 325,000 pounds of various frozen ready-to-eat meat and poultry products because of possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
The recall includes 54 individual products all packed in 10-lb or 30-lb cases and produced between 3 May and 7 May 2012. All are marked with the establishment number 954 and were distributed nationwide through distribution facilities.
The potential contamination was discovered by microbiological testing conducted by FSIS and the Ohio Department of Agriculture. No related cases of illness have been reported to date.