Spinach recall affecting 39 US States.

Taylor Farms voluntarily announced a baby spinach recall on its website, http://spinachmarketwithdrawal.com/, citing potential contamination of  Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC).

The recalled spinach is being sold in the following 39 states across the country: Wyoming, Wisconsin, Virginia, Utah, Texas, Tennessee, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, New York, New Jersey, Nevada, New Mexico, Nebraska, North Carolina, Montana, Mississippi, Minnesota, Missouri, Maryland, Louisiana, Kentucky, Kansas, Illinois, Indiana, Idaho, Iowa, Hawaii, Georgia, Florida, Delaware, Colorado, California, Arizona, Arkansas, Alabama, Alaska, Washington and Oregon. http://spinachmarketwithdrawal.com/

Once contaminated with E. coli 0157:H7 one of the most serious strains, consumers run the risk of severe health problems.  Symptoms usually appear within seven days and include diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, and sometimes nausea and vomiting. Long term health effects may also also occur including Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome and potential kidney failure.

The affected products include:

Brand Item Description UPC Number Package Code Best By State
Central Market Organics Organic – Baby Spinach, 16 oz. tray 0-41220-18534-4 TFRS 2/24/2013 TX
Full Circle Organic Organic – Baby Spinach, 16 oz. tray 0-36800-28875-1 TFRS 2/24/2013 CA
Marketside Organic Organic – Baby Spinach, 5 oz. tray 6-81131-32898-2 TFRS 2/24/2013 AR, CO, LA, NM, OK, TX
Simple Truth Organic Organic – Baby Spinach, 5 oz. tray 0-11110-91128-5 TFRS 2/24/2013 AK, AZ, CA, CO, ID, LA, MO, MT, NM,                                                             OR, TX, UT, WA, WY
Taylor Farms Organic Organic – Baby Spinach, 16 oz. tray 0-30223-04780-3 TFRS 2/24/2013 AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IN, IL, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MN, MS, MT, NC, NE, NM, NV, NJ, NY, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY

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