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Updated Health Hazard Alert - Various RAW BEEF Products May Contain E. coli O157:H7 Bacteria

Recall / advisory date:
September 29, 2012
Reason for recall / advisory:
Microbiological - E. coli O157
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Viandes Paquette Inc., Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd., Loblaw Companies Limited, Prairie Meats, Sobeys Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7475, 7723, 7746, 7749, 7925

Advisory details

CFIA investigation into XL Foods (E. coli O157:H7)
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Ottawa, September 29, 2012 - The public warning issued on September 28, 2012 has been updated to include additional products. Previously identified products included in this recall can be found on the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) website at www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls.

The CFIA is warning the public, distributors and food service establishments not to consume, sell, or serve the beef products described below because the products may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.

The affected products are associated with the same XL Foods manufacturing dates of August 24, 27, 28, 29 and September 5, 2012, as the previously recalled ground beef products. The trace out from XL to secondary and tertiary distributors, manufacturers and retailers could result in a large number of affected products over a wide range of codes and dates.

The following products, made from beef voluntarily recalled by XL Foods (Est. 38), are affected by this alert:

BrandProductSizeUPCCodes / DatesDistribution
Prairie Meats New York Striploin Steak Various Begins with 0 200007 Sold between Sept 25 and Sept 28, 2012 Saskatoon, SK
Prairie Meats T-Bone Steak Various Begins with 0 200001 Sold between Sept 24 and Sept 27, 2012 Saskatoon, SK
Prairie Meats Ribeye Steak Various Begins with 0 200009 Sold between Sept 17 and Sept 27, 2012 Saskatoon, SK
Costco Wholesale Canada All cuts of fresh Kirkland Signature beef sold from the fresh meat counters Various Various Sold between August 28 and September 27, 2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, NL
Costco Wholesale Canada Fresh Kirkland Signature Maple Chipotle Beef Short Ribs sold from the fresh meat counters Various Various Sold between August 28 and September 27, 2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, ON
Tendero       Extra lean ground beef 454 g   8 81012 11206 2   2254 QC
Pasquier Lean ground beef 500 g  8 81012 11607 7 2255 and 2262   QC
Délectable Lean ground beef 454 g  8 81012 11086 0 2261   QC
Délectable Lean beef burger  113 g 8 81012 11008 2  2255 QC
Délectable Medium lean beef burger  113 g  8 81012 11010 5  2255 QC
Pasquier Lean Beef Burger  4x113 g  8 81012 11079 2  2255 QC
Viandes VP Meats Lean Beef Burger  5 kg (01) 10881012115077(11) 120912 (3103) 005000 (21) 000372  2256 QC
Walmart Beef Eye Round Steak Various 220026 000000 2012 SE 09 2012 SE 10 2012 SE 12 2012 SE 13 2012 SE 14 2012 SE 15 2012 SE 16 2012 SE 17 2012 SE 19 2012 SE 20 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 22 2012 SE 23 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Walmart Beef Rib Grilling Steak Various 220015 000004 2012 SE 09 2012 SE 10 2012 SE 12 2012 SE 14 2012 SE 15 2012 SE 16 2012 SE 17 2012 SE 19 2012 SE 20 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 22 2012 SE 23 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Walmart Beef Rib Grilling Steak VP Various 220017 000002   2012 SE 09 2012 SE 10 2012 SE 12 2012 SE 13 2012 SE 14 2012 SE 15 2012 SE 17 2012 SE 19 2012 SE 20 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 22 2012 SE 23 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Walmart Beef Shank Bone IN Various 220046 000004 2012 SE 09 2012 SE 10 2012 SE 12 2012 SE 13 2012 SE 14 2012 SE 15 2012 SE 16 2012 SE 17 2012 SE 19 2012 SE 20 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 22 2012 SE 23 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Walmart Beef Eye Round Steak Various 605388 765321 2012 SE 09 2012 SE 10 2012 SE 12 2012 SE 13 2012 SE 14 2012 SE 15 2012 SE 16 2012 SE 17 2012 SE 19 2012 SE 20 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 22 2012 SE 23 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Walmart Beef Rib Roast Various 220020 000006 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 24 2012 SE 26 2012 SE 28 2012 OC 01 2012 OC 02 2012 OC 04 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Walmart Beef Eye Round Roast Various 220034 000009 2012 SE 21 2012 SE 24 2012 SE 25 2012 SE 26 2012 SE 27 2012 SE 28 2012 OC 01 2012 OC 02 2012 OC 04 2012 OC 05 BC, AB, MB, SK  
Sobeys and Foodland Stores All Retail Packaged Ground Beef Various Various up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys and Foodland Stores Value Added Store-Made Products containing ground beef (e.g. meat loaf) Various Various up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
None Compbal Stir Fry Strips Top Srln Various Starts with 231859 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE (Foodland Stores)
None Compbal Quick Roast Top Sirloin Various Starts with 231932 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE (Foodland Stores)
None Compbal Top Sirloin Medallions Various Starts with 231860 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE (Foodland Stores)
Foodland ComBal Top Sirloin Grill Medall VP Various Starts with 212242 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
None Compbal Sirloin Tip Medallions Various Starts with 211442 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE (Foodland Stores)
None Compbal Quick Roast Eye Sirloin Tp Various Starts with 231861 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE (Foodland Stores)
Foodland Stores Bnls Top Sirloin Roast Various Starts with 211353 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Foodland Stores Top Sirloin Grilling Steak VP Various Starts with 211363 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Foodland Stores Top Sirloin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211423 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Foodland Stores Top Sirloin Grill Medallions VP Various Starts with 12242 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Foodland Stores Top Sirloin Grilling Medallions Various Starts with 211299 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Foodland Stores Top Sirloin Thin Cut Steak 1X1Kg Various Starts with 211427 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Select Beef Cubes Various Starts with 241002 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Beef Stir Fry Various Starts with 211549 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Beef Stir Fry VP Various Starts with 231068 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Eye of Round Minute Steak Various Starts with 211473 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Eye Of Round Minute Steak Various Starts with 211474 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Inside Round Tenderized Steak  Various Starts with 211433 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
Sobeys / Foodland Cross Rib Steak Tenderized Various Starts with 221083 up to and including 2012 SE 28 NB, NS, NL, PE
IGA, IGA extra, Les Marchés Tradition, Bonichoix, Omni All raw cuts of beef sold from clerk-service or self-service counters. Except all beef AAA. Various Various Purchased between August 27 and September 28, 2012. Quebec, New-Brunswick, Embrun,  Ontario
IGA, IGA extra, Les Marchés Tradition, Bonichoix, Omni All ground veal and ground beef.  Except all ground beef AAA Various Various Purchased between August 27 and September 28, 2012. Quebec, New-Brunswick, Embrun, Ontario
IGA, IGA extra, Les Marchés Tradition, Bonichoix, Omni All Value Added Store Made Products with Raw Ground Beef or ground veal (ex meat loaf) Various Various Purchased between August 27 and September 28, 2012. Quebec, New-Brunswick, Embrun, Ontario
Sobeys and Foodland All Retail Packaged Ground Beef Various Various Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Value Added Store Made Products containing ground beef (e.g. meat loaf) Various Various Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland T-Bone Loin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211369 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland T-BONE STEAK  SCS IRA Various Starts with 281122 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Value Pack T-Bone Loin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211374 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Wing Steak Various Starts with 271582 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Wing Steak SCS IRA Various Starts with 281128 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Fast Fry Wing Steak Various Starts with 211379 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Wing Steak Fast Fry SCS IRA Various Starts with 281129 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Boneless Striploin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211043 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Striploin Steak SCS IRA Various Starts with 281121 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Campfire BBQ Boneless Striploin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211468 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Boneless Striploin Fast Fry Steak Various Starts with 211401 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Value Pack Boneless Striploin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211399 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Boneless Striploin Roast Various Starts with 211325 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Beef Flank Marinating Steak Various Starts with 211581 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Flank Steaks SCS IRA Various Starts with 211842 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Prime Rib Oven Roast, Chef Style Various Starts with 211218 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Prime Rib  Roast Chef Style SCS IRA Various Starts with 224487 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Standing Rib Roast Various Starts with 211221 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Standing Rib Roast SCS IRA Various Starts with 281117 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Prime Rib Oven Roast, Cap Off Various Starts with 211600 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Prime Rib Roast Cap Off SCS IRA Various Starts with 224489 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Boneless Prime Rib Oven Roat Various Starts with 211194 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Eye Roast Various Starts with 211192 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Eye Roast SCS IRA Various Starts with 224491 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Steak Various Starts with 211222 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Steak SCS IRA Various Starts with 224492 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Value Pack Rib Steak Various Starts with 211223 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Steak, Cap off Various Starts with 211239 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Steak Cap Off SCS IRA Various Starts with 224494 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Value Pack Rib Steak, Cap off Various Starts with 211214 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Boneless Rib Steak Various Starts with 211245 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Steak Boneless SCS IRA Various Starts with 224493 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Eye Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211213 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Rib Eye Grilling Steak SCS IRA Various Starts with 224490 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211323 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Steak SCS IRA Various Starts with 281127 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Value Pack Top Sirloin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211363 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Grilling Steak Thick Various Starts with 212121 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Roast Various Starts with 211353 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Roast SCS IRA Various Starts with 281126 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Rotisserie Roast Various Starts with 251283 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Premium Mid Week Roast Various Starts with 212240 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Premium Mid Week  Roast SCS IRA Various Starts with 281125 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Grilling Medallions Various Starts with 251298 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Grilling Medallions SCS IRA Various Starts with 281124 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Grilling Medallions California Seasoned Various Starts with 231018 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Grilling Medallions 3 Pepper Seasoned Various Starts with 231019 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Rotisserie Roast California Seasoned Various Starts with 231020 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Cap Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211300 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Cap Grilling Steak SCS IRA Various Starts with 281123 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Top Sirloin Texas Smothered Stir Fry Various Starts with 231021 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Beef Quick Strips made from Sirloin SCS Various Starts with 251288 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys and Foodland Beef Quick Strips made from Sirloin Various Starts with 211185 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Foodland Boneless Inside Blade Pot Roast Various Starts with 211151 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Foodland Boneless Mid Week Pot Roast Various Starts with 211137 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Foodland Boneless Inside Blade Simmering Steak Various Starts with 211158 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Foodland Value Pack Boneless Inside Blade Simmering Steak Various Starts with 211074 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 ON
Sobeys / IGA All Retail Packaged Ground Beef Various Various Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Value Added Store Made Products containing ground beef (ex meat loaf) Various Various Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Top Sirloin Premium Oven Roast VP Various Starts with 211347 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Top Sirloin Premium Oven Roast Various Starts with 211410 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Top Sirloin Grilling Steak VP Various Starts with 221424 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Top Sirloin Grilling Steak, Bnls Various Starts with 211322 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Top Sirloin Medallion Grilling Steak, S/C Various Starts with 211704 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Top Sirloin Cap Grilling Steak VP Various Starts with 254043 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA T-Bone Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211338 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA T-Bone Fast Fry Grilling Steak Various Starts with 211334 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Strip Loin Grilling Steak VP Various Starts with 211414 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Strip Loin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 212138 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Strip Loin Medallion Grilling Steak S/C Various Starts with 211309 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Beef Tenderloin Premium Oven Roast Various Starts with 211293 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Beef Tenderloin Grilling Steak Various Starts with 254041 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Prime Rib Premium Oven Roast Various Starts with 211746 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Rib (Cap Off) Premium Oven Roast Various Starts with 231200 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Prime Rib Grilling Steak Various Starts with 231197 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Rib (Cap Off) Grilling Steak Various Starts with 231199 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Rib Eye Grilling Steak VP Various Starts with 211208 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Rib Eye Steak Various Starts with 211205 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Prime Rib Beef Back Ribs Various Starts with 211181 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Lean Ground Beef VP Various Starts with 271044 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Fresh Lean Ground Beef 10lb Tube Cov Various Starts with 211694 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Lean Ground Beef Various Starts with 212479 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Lean 1/4 Lbs 6 Pack Patties wt 680G  680  g Starts with 211695 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Fresh Meatloaf Patties Various Starts with 271003 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Lean Meatloaf 850G 850 g Starts with 211702 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Sobeys / IGA Frozen Lean Patties 6 Pack wt 680G  680 g Starts with 211651 Purchased on or before 9/28/2012 BC, AB, SK, MB, and certain stores in Ontario
Thrifty Foods Lean Ground Beef small Various Starts with 201643 Best before date of September 16-30 BC
Thrifty Foods Extra Lean Ground Beef small Various Starts with 201634 Best before date of September 16-30 BC
Thrifty Foods Extra Lean Ground Beef Family Pack Various Starts with 201639 Best before date of September 16-30 BC
Thrifty Foods Lean Ground Beef Family Pack (trim) Various Starts with 271648 Best before date of September 16-30 BC
Thrifty Foods Hip Stew small (mislabelled as Sterling Silver only at Coquitlam store) Various Starts with 201456 Best before date of October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Sterling Silver Hip Stew Family Pack (mislabelled as Sterling Silver only at Coquitlam store) Various Starts with 291456 Best before date of October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Sterling Silver Bottom Round Oven Roast (mislabelled as Sterling Silver only at Coquitlam store) Various Starts with 201487 Best before date of October 1 BC
Thrifty Foods Sterling Silver Bottom Round Steak Boneless small (mislabelled as Sterling Silver only at Coquitlam store) Various Starts with 201488 Best before date of October 1 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Thick Cut Various Starts with 201602 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Thin Cut Various Starts with 201242 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Regular Cut Various Starts with 201601 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Regular Cut Family Pack Various Starts with 211601 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Thick Cut Family Pack Various Starts with 211602 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Simmering, Thin Cut Family Pack Various Starts with 231242 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Marinated, Maui Style -service counter Various Starts with 291603 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC
Thrifty Foods Beef Short Ribs Marinated, Maui Style - self serve Various Starts with 201603 Best before date of September 26-October 2 BC

Sold from:

West

Extra Foods
No Frills
Real Canadian WholeSale Club
Shop Easy
SuperValu Affiliated Independents
Your Independent Grocer (WEST)

Ontario

Extra Foods
No Frills
Real Canadian Wholesale Club
Affiliated Independents

Atlantic

Atlantic No Frills

Quebec

Quebec Loblaws
Maxi & Cie
Maxi
Presto
Club Entrepot
Provigo

BrandProductSizeUPCCodes / DatesDistribution
Products sold from stores described above T-Bone Steak Variable Starts with  210444* Est #700,
2251
2252
2253
2254
2255
2256
2257
2258
2260
2261
2262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Hip Steak Tenderized Variable Starts with  21043* Est #700,
2245
2246
2247
2248
2249
2250
2252
2253
2254
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Inside Round Steak CP Variable Starts with  21065* Est #700,
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Inside Round Roast Variable Starts with  210645* Est #700,
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Blade Steak  Boneless Variable Starts with  21069* Est #700,
2241
2243
2244
2245
2246
2247
2251
2252
2252
2252
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Rib Steak Cap Off CP Variable Starts with  210617* Est #700,
2249
2250
2251
2252
2253
2254
2255
2258
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Blade Steak  Boneless CP Variable Starts with  210692* Est #700,
2243
2244
2245
2246
2247
2252
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Tenderloin Variable Starts with  210657* Est #700,
2263
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Outside round roast Variable Starts with  210688* Est #700,
2245
2246
2247
2248
2249
2250
2251
2252
2253
2254
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Blade Roast Boneless Variable Starts with  210419* Est #700,
2241
2243
2244
2245
2246
2247
2252
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Top Sirloin Steak Fast Fry Variable Starts with  211195* Est #700,
2257
2263
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above T-Bone Steak Fast Fry Variable Starts with  211044* Est #700,
2253
2254
2255
2256
2257
2258
2259
2261
2262
2263
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Boneless Stew Beef Variable Starts with 210471* Est #700,
2245
2250
2251
2252
2253
2254
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Sirloin Tip Roast Variable Starts with  210652* Est #700,
2254
2256
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Striploin Steak CP Variable Starts with  210693* Est #700,
2251
2252
2253
2254
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Top Sirloin Steak Variable Starts with  210466* Est #700,
2257
2258
2260
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Top Sirloin Steak CP Variable Starts with  210654* Est #700,
2256
2257
2258
2260
2262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Eye Of Round Roast Variable Starts with  210649* Est #700,
2247
2248
2249
2250
2251
2252
2253
2254
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Rib Roast Cap Off Variable Starts with  210646* Est #700,
2250
2253
2254
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Beef Short Ribs Variable Starts with  211045* Est #700,
2243
2244
2245
2246
2247
2248
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS, PE, NL
Products sold from stores described above Boneless Rib Steak Variable Starts with  210656* Est #700
2251
2261
2253
2263
2264
2265
2266
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Top Sirloin Roast Variable Starts with  210424* Est #700,
2257
2258
2260
2261
2262
2263
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Striploin Steak Variable Starts with  210438* Est #700,
2251
2252
2253
2254
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Inside Round Steak Variable Starts with  210651* Est #700,
2255
2256
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Rib Steak Cap Off Variable Starts with  210468* Est #700,
2250
2251
2252
2253
2254
2255
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above T-Bone Steak, CP Variable Starts with  210616* Est #700,
2251
2252
2253
2254
2255
2256
2256
2257
2258
2260
2261
2262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Eye Of Round Steak Variable Starts with  210691* Est #700,
2247
2248
2249
2250
2251
2252
2253
2254
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Inside round sandwich steak Variable begins with 10136 Est#93B
11258 & 11261
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Beef Tenderized Hip steak Variable 10429 Est#93B,
11258, 11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Tenderized steak Variable 10430 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Beef Stir Fry Strips Variable Starts with  213* Est#93B,
11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Steak Variable 14116 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Steak Variable 14116 Est#93B,
11258, 11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Steak With Black Pepper Variable 14251 Est#93B,
11258, 11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Steak With Black Pepper Variable 14076 Est 93B,
11261
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Steak Variable 11274 Est 93B,
11258, 11261
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Beef European Cut Inside Round Roast Variable 14317 Est 93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Bourguignon Beef Cubes Variable 13018 Est 93B,
11258, 11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Steak Variable 11274 Est 93B,
11258, 11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Roast With Pork Fat Variable 13862 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Tenderized steak Variable 10137 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Tenderized Steak Variable 3026 Est#93B,
11261
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Beef Inside Round Sandwich Steak Variable 10433 Est 93B,
11258, 11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above European Cut Inside Round Roast With Pork Fat Variable 11181 Est#93B,
11261
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Beef Stir Fry Strips Variable 10026 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Inside round sandwich steak Variable 11112 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS
Products sold from stores described above Beef Stir Fry Strips Variable 10417 Est#93B,
11261, 11262
BC, AB, SK, MB, ON, QC, NB, NS

*UPC updated to include "starts with" information.

The CFIA is advising consumers who are unsure if they have the affected beef in their home to check with the store(s) where the product was purchased or throw it out.

There have been four E. coli O157 illnesses associated with the consumption of beef products originating from XL Foods Inc. (Establishment # 38).

This voluntary recall is part of an ongoing food safety investigation. The CFIA is working with the recalling firms and distributors to identify and verify all affected products.  If additional affected products are confirmed, this table will be updated on the CFIA website. To stay informed of product updates throughout the investigation, consumers are also encouraged to subscribe to CFIA food recalls and allergy alerts at www.foodsafety.gc.ca.

Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled.  Consumption of food contaminated with these bacteria my cause serious and potentially life-threatening illnesses.  Symptoms include severe abdominal pain and bloody diarrhoea.  Some people may have seizures or strokes and some may need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis.  Others may live with permanent kidney damage.  In severe cases of illness, people may die.

The manufacturer, XL Foods Inc., Edmonton, Alberta and various retailers, processors and distributors are voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace.  The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information, consumers and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on E. coli O157:H7, visit the Food Facts web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/concen/cause/ecolie.shtml

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp.

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

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Food contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 may not look or smell spoiled. Consumption of food contaminated with these bacteria my cause serious and potentially life-threatening illnesses. Symptoms include severe abdominal pain and bloody diarrhea. Some people may have seizures or strokes and some may need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis. Others may live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

For more information on foodborne pathogens, visit the Causes of Food Poisoning web page.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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