Challenge Meats Pty Ltd—Country Lite Ham Steaks

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Published date

Product description

Country Lite (reduced fat and reduced salt). Use by 21 May 02 and 6 June 02. Various sizes: approx 180 - 300 gm packets.

Reasons the product is recalled

Routine testing detected Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria may cause illness in pregnant women, the very young, the elderly and people with low immune systems.

The hazards to consumers


What consumers should do

Return to place of purchase for a full refund.


Challenge Meats Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold


Coordinating agency

Food Standards Australia New Zealand is the coordinating agency for this recall.

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