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Nearly 70,000 Pounds of Tyson Chicken Strips Recalled Due to Possible Metal Contamination

Apparently nothing is sacred when it comes to food recalls, not even delicious, chicken tenders. This week, Tyson Foods Inc. voluntarily recalled three types of frozen chicken strips due to potential foreign matter contamination, specifically pieces of metal. In fact, according to an alert from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service […]

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Few Wells Are Tested For Contamination After Massive Flooding From Hurricanes Florence And Michael

By Rebecca Beitsch Hundreds of thousands of homes in the Southeast may have had their wells inundated by record-level floodwater resulting from major hurricanes this year, yet only a fraction have been tested for harmful contaminants. That’s because North and South Carolina, Florida and Georgia — like most other states — don’t require routine testing […]

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More Than 6.5 Million Pounds of Raw Beef Recalled for Possible Salmonella Contamination

Just last week Cargill Meat Solutions recalled more than 25,000 pounds of raw ground beef due to E. coli fears. But check your freezer again—because now, Arizona-based company JBS Tolleson, Inc. is recalling 3,250 tons (6,500,966 pounds) of raw beef products that may have been contaminated with salmonella. According to an investigation by the U.S. […]

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More Than 130,000 Lbs. of Ground Beef Recalled Due to Deadly E. Coli Contamination

Those affected reported feeling sick between July 5 and July 25. Colorado-based meat producer Cargill Meat Solutions is recalling over 130,000 lbs. of ground beef products due to a possible E. coli contamination. The United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced the recall on Wednesday following reports of a death […]