Pork recalled due to potential contamination with metal shavings
Santa Fe Importers, Inc. a Long Beach, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 143 pounds of pork salami products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal shavings, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
The pork salami items were produced on Aug. 3, 2017. The following products are subject to recall:
- 3.5 to 4.0-lbs. random weight of plastic wrapped packages of “MARISA PREMIUM QUALITY GENOA SALAMI ITALIAN BRAND,” with a packaging date of Sept. 14, 2017 and a lot code of 257-100161 in the upper right hand corner.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 4118” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations in California.
The problem was discovered after the company received a complaint from their retail customer and notified FSIS on Dec. 11, 2017. There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.