CDC Pins Salmonella On Mangoes As Stores Pull Stock

Law360, New York (August 29, 2012, 7:32 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday that more than 100 people have become ill from a salmonella outbreak likely caused by mangoes, as Costco Wholesale Corp. and other retailers pulled certain Mexican-grown mangoes from shelves.

Public health authorities in the U.S. have not yet identified the mango type or source behind the outbreak, according to the CDC, though retailers and at least one distributor have issued recalls for Daniella brand mangoes from Mexico in recent days. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has...
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