Saputo Inc. is recalling Papillon brand Roquefort Cheese products from the marketplace because they may contain the toxin produced by Staphylococcus bacteria. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.
Code(s) on Product
All codes up to and including Best Before: 2015/SE/15
3 177890 001008
(half wheels approximately 1.375 kg)
All codes up to and including Best Before: 2015.09.15
Starts with 2 999231 0
This product may have been sold in smaller packages, cut and wrapped by some retailers. Consumers are advised to contact the retailer to determine if they have the affected product.
What you should do
Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.
Food contaminated with Staphylococcus toxin may not look or smell spoiled. The toxin produced by Staphylococcus bacteria is not easily destroyed at normal cooking temperatures. Common symptoms of Staphylococcal poisoning are nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramping and fever. In severe cases of illness, headache, muscle cramping and changes in blood pressure and pulse rate may occur.
Saputo Inc: 1-866-665-3070; email: email@example.com
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