More Recalls As Salmonella Scandal Widens

Law360, New York (January 20, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- A slew of companies have issued more peanut product recalls in light of revelations that the Peanut Corp. of America had widened its own voluntary recall to include more products and lot numbers, amid a nationwide food poisoning outbreak that has sickened over 400 people in 43 states.

The latest wave of recalls came after PCA announced Friday that it was expanding its recall to include peanut butter and peanut paste products manufactured on or after July 1, 2008, at its Blakely, Ga., plant due to...
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