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Notification - Certain beef patties may contain E. coli O157:H7

Recall / advisory date:
September 26, 2012
Reason for recall / advisory:
Microbiological - E. coli O157
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
JD Sweid Foods Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Hotel/Restaurant/Institutional
Reference number:
7447

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Burger King Beef Patties For Hamburger 18.1 kg Product code: 13285
AUG 29 12
20675258196900
Burger King Beef Patties For Whopper 18.1 kg Product code: 13284
Production date: SEP 4 12
20675258196887
Burger King Beef Patties For Whopper 18.1 kg Product code: 13284
Production date: SEP 5 12
20675258196887
Burger King Hamburger Patties 18.1 kg Product code: 13425
Production date: SEPT 4 12
20675258197006
Burger King Hamburger Patties 18.1 kg Product code: 13425
Production date: AUG 29 12
20675258197006
DQ Pure Beef Patties 10 kg Production date: AUG 28 12 10066123661006
DQ Pure Beef Patties 10 kg Production date: AUG 30 12 10066123661006
None Classic Choice Burger 4.54 kg Product code: 1030196
AUG 30 12
00066123999959
None Classic Choice Burger 4.54 kg Product code: 1030198
SEP 04 12
00066123999935
None Fresh Ground Beef Patties 7.1 kg Product code: 1010650
Use By: SEP 10 2012
00066123561125
Nossack Fine Meats Classic Choice Burger 4.54 kg Product code: 1035205
SEP 04 12
00066123800019
Nossack Fine Meats Classic Choice Burger 4.54 kg Product code: 1035200
SEP 04 12
00066123999993
Nossack Fine Meats Classic Choice Burger 4.54 kg Product code: 1035205
AUG 30 12
00066123800019
Nossack Fine Meats Classic Choice Burger 4.54 kg Product code: 1035206
SEP 04 12
00066123800002
W 100% Pure Ground Beef Patties 17.9 kg Product code: 5806
Use By: SEP 09 2012
00066123568025
W 100% Pure Ground Beef Patties 17.9 kg Product code: 5806
Use By: SEP 14 2012
00066123568025
W 100% Pure Ground Beef Patties 18.1 kg Product code: 5807
Use By: SEP 09 2012
00066123568018
W 100% Pure Ground Beef Patties 18.1 kg Product code: 5807
Use By: SEP 14 2012
00066123568018
White Spot Pure Beef Patties 7.1 kg Product code: 1010560
Use By: SEP 14 2012
00066123561408
White Spot Pure Beef Patties 7.1 kg Product code: 1010560
Use By: SEP 10 2012
00066123561408
White Spot Pure Beef Patties 7.1 kg Product code: 1010560
Use By: SEP 15 2012
00066123561408
White Spot Pure Beef Patties 12.4 kg Product code: 1010553
Use By: SEP 10 2012
00066123561392
White Spot Pure Beef Patties 12.4 kg Product code: 1010553
Use By: SEP 14 2012
00066123561392
White Spot Pure Beef Patties 12.4 kg Product code: 1010553
Use By: SEPP 15 2012
00066123561392

More information

Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled. Consumption of food contaminated with these bacteria my cause serious and potentially life-threatening illnesses. Symptoms include severe abdominal pain and bloody diarrhea. Some people may have seizures or strokes and some may need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis. Others may live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

For more information on foodborne pathogens, visit the Causes of Food Poisoning web page.

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