Cargill Recalls 30K Pounds Of Beef After Salmonella Outbreak

Law360, New York (July 23, 2012, 7:45 PM EDT) -- A Cargill Inc. unit recalled nearly 30,000 pounds of ground beef products Sunday over concerns they are tainted by salmonella, as federal and state regulators linked the meat to a seven-state outbreak that sickened 33 consumers.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service issued a Class I recall — its most urgent — for fresh ground beef distributed to grocery chain Hannaford Bros. Co., if not other companies. The FSIS and several states were investigating an outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis in the Northeast...
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