This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Notification - Sobeys brand Lean Ground Beef recalled due to pieces of polystyrene foam

Recall / advisory date:
August 1, 2014
Reason for recall / advisory:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Nova Scotia
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall Additional Info
Sobeys Lean Ground Beef Variable weight Packaged On: 2014 JL 26 Starts with 2 11666 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other Sold only at Sobeys on Robie St., Truro, NS.

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