Green Cuisine Salad RECALL

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By Anthony Saude

Local News – Trader Joe’s is recalling approximately 36,854 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken and turkey salads due to possible foreign matter contamination. Hard silica and glass fragments have been detected in the salads produced from Nov. 4-15 2017.

Green Cuisine, the producer of these salads, received consumer complaints and immediately reported it to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

The products that are being recalled are:

10.5-oz. clear plastic individual serving packages containing “TRADER JOE’S White Meat Chicken Salad with celery, carrots and green onions” with a “Use By” date of November 10 – 21, 2017.

11.0-oz. clear plastic individual serving packages containing “TRADER JOE’S CURRIED WHITE CHICKEN DELI SALAD with toasted cashews, green onion and a bit of honey” with a “Use By” date of November 10 – 21, 2017

10.25-oz. clear plastic individual serving packages containing “TRADER JOE’S TURKEY CRANBERRY APPLE SALAD TURKEY BREAST MEAT WITH SWEET DRIED CRANBERRIES, TANGY GREEN APPLES, PECANS AND SAGE” with a “Use By” date of November 10 – 21, 2017.

If you have any of these products at your home you are encouraged to throw them away or return them to Trader Joe’s for a full refund.

At this time the FSIS hasn’t received any reports of injury or illness from the consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about either should contact a healthcare provider immediately.

Consumers and media with questions about the recall can contact the Consumer Affairs Group, at (855) 215-5128.