Whiteleg Shrimp Recalled Due to Bacteria


AFC Distribution Corp. has recently issued a recall for its Cooked Butterfly Tail-On Whiteleg Shrimp, because, according to the FDA, they might be contaminated with Vibrio parahaemolyticus.

This organism can cause symptoms like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fever and chills.

The recalled products were sold in AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, IA, AD, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV, WY. They can be identified by the lot code #2019.10.02.

What you can do

Stop consuming the recalled products and contact the company for a full refund. For further information you can reach the company at 866-467-8744.

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