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Quincy Street recalls pork because of non-pork, Demes Gourmet chicken because of pork

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Quincy Street of Holland, Mich., is recalling approximately 49,308 pounds of pork sausage products that may be contaminated with foreign materials.

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The pork sausage items were produced on April 22, 2015 through April 23, 2015., the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “EST. 18963” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to institutions nationwide. The problem was discovered by the establishment during routine verification activities.

FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.

Demes Gourmet of Fullerton, Ca., s recalling approximately 29,052 pounds of poultry and pork products due to misbranding, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

The chicken sausages were wrapped in hog casings that were not listed on the labels. Hog casings may elicit allergic reactions in the rare cases of individuals known to be allergic to pork proteins.

The items were produced on various dates between Sept. 17, 2014, and June 1, 2015. The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “P-2888” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations in California.

The problem was discovered by FSIS personnel conducting a routine food safety assessment of the company’s products. The establishment produces their own in-house labels.

FSIS and the company have received no reports of adverse reactions.


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