Conan Foods is recalling Ellada brand Greek Oregano Leaves from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination, according to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA).
The affected product sold in Ontario and Quebec comes in 2.27 kg packaging. Codes on the product include Sold from November 13, 2013 to September 20, 2014 and the UPC is 8 90370 00046 1. This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) inspection activities.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
The company and CFIA recommend consumers check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.