Make Our Food Safe
09/24/2012

"Trader Joe's recalls peanut butter linked to salmonella cases"

Los Angeles Times | Associated Press

"The grocery store chain Trader Joe's is recalling peanut butter that has been linked to 29 salmonella illnesses in 18 states.

The Food and Drug Administration and the federal Centers for Disease Control said that the store's Creamy Salted Valencia Peanut Butter, which is sold nationwide, is the likely source of the outbreak. The agencies are investigating whether any other items sold at the store could be contaminated.

More than three-fourths of those who became ill were children under age 18. No deaths have been reported..."

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