GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. says it's recalling some packaged produce items in six states due to potential listeria contamination.
The recall affects certain Meijer-brand produce sold in Meijer stores in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin. The items were purchased between Sept. 27 and Oct. 20 and are in plastic containers or foam trays with printed labels.
They include broccoli, cauliflower, asparagus, zucchini, squash and peppers. A full list is posted on the Grand Rapids-based company's website.
Meijer says no illnesses have been reported, but an issue was discovered with a supplier.
Listeria can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. It can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women. Otherwise heathy adults can experience flu-like symptoms.
Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Meijer recalls some packaged produce due to listeria risk
- Meijer fresh vegetable recall
- Meijer brand yogurts are being recalled
- Ready-to-Eat salads being recalled due to possible salmonella and listeria contamination
- Indiana farm recalls over 200 million eggs due to risks of salmonella
- Duncan Hines voluntarily recalls limited number of cakes mixes due to risk of salmonella
- Ford recalls 2 million F-150 trucks because of fire risk
- 6.5 million pounds of beef recalled due to salmonella outbreak
- Jimmy Dean sausage recalled due to metal contamination
- Package shipping deadlines