SA Sprouts—"Natural Sprouts" and "SA Sprouts"

PRA number

2012/12977

Published date

Product description

(1) "Natural Sprouts":
Trio-pack Sprouts (Alfalfa, Mung & Snow Peas)

(2) "SA Sprouts" - Alfalfa & Varieties:
Alfalfa & Onion
Alfalfa Sprouts
Green Alfalfa Sprouts
Alfalfa & Chinese Cabbage
Alfalfa & Radish
Alfalfa & Mustard
Alfalfa Sprouts
Alfalfa Sprouts Fresh Organic Sprouts

(3) "SA Sprouts" - other:
Snow Pea Sprouts
Mung Bean Sprouts
Salad Mix
Identifying features
Plastic containers marked 125g (except for Alfalfa sprouts 200g and Salad mix 175g) Use-by dates up to and including 06/01/12

Other identifying numbers

Plastic containers marked 125g (except for Alfalfa sprouts 200g and Salad mix 175g)
Use-by dates up to and including 06/01/12

What are the defects?

The products are being recalled due to microbial contamination (E.Coli).

What are the hazards?

E.Coli contamination may result in food poisoning.

What should consumers do?

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice. Customers can return the sprouts to the place of purchase for a full refund or throw them away.

Supplier

SA Sprouts

Traders who sold this product

Foodland, IGA, and fruit and vegetable stores in South Australia only

Where the product was sold

South Australia

Coordinating agency

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

Product category