Food Recall Alert: Smucker’s Natural Peanut Butter Chunky Photo: Antonis Achilleos
Watch out if you have this brand of peanut butter. The J.M. Smucker Company announced a voluntary recall on November 16th of its natural peanut butter chunky because it may be tainted with salmonella. Young children and pregnant women are more prone to salmonella – symptoms include diarrhea, fever or abdominal cramps. Here’s how to tell if you have the recalled 16 oz. jars:
-They have the production codes 1307004 and 1308004
-UPC number of 5150001701
-Best-If-Used-By dates of August 3, 2012 and August 4, 212
-Purchased between November 8-17th
-They were distributed in Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, and the District of Columbia.
If you have this product, you are urged to throw away the product and call the company at (888) 550-9555 for a replacement coupon.
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