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

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Notification - Ground beef products from Safeway Lloydminster, Alberta recalled due to pieces of plastic

Recall / advisory date:
March 2, 2015
Reason for recall / advisory:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Sobeys Inc. (Safeway Operations)
Distribution:
Alberta
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9673

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall
Safeway Extra Lean Ground Beef Variable weight Best Before: 03/03/15 Starts with 2 12477 Extraneous Material - Harmful - Other
Safeway Lean Ground Beef Market Trim Variable weight Best Before: 03/02/15 Starts with 2 31650 Extraneous Material - Harmful - Other
Safeway Lean Ground Beef Variable weight Best Before: 03/03/15 Starts with 2 12479 Extraneous Material - Harmful - Other
Safeway Regular Ground Beef Variable weight Best Before: 03/03/15 Starts with 2 12475 Extraneous Material - Harmful - Other

More information

Safeway Customer Relations: 1-800-Safeway

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

Media enquiries

Safeway Media Relations: 403-730-3511
CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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