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Notification - Alpha Meat Packers brand ground beef recalled due to E. coli O157:H7

Recall / advisory date:
March 24, 2016
Reason for recall / advisory:
Microbiological - E. coli O157:H7
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Alpha Meat Packers Ltd.
Distribution:
Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Hotel/Restaurant/Institutional
Reference number:
10484

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Alpha Meat Packers Ltd. Lean Ground Beef 2 x 2.5 kg 6115B044 (3102)000500(21)000004316282
Alpha Meat Packers Ltd. Medium Ground Beef 2 x 2.5 kg 6115B042 (3102)000500(21)000004316284
Alpha Meat Packers Ltd. Medium Ground Beef 2 x 2.5 kg 6115B041 (3102)000500(21)000004316285
Alpha Meat Packers Ltd. Medium Ground Beef 2 x 2.5 kg 6115B047 (3102)000500(21)000004316270
Alpha Meat Packers Ltd. Angus Lean Ground Beef Chuck 2 x 2.5 kg 6115B045 (3102)000500(21)000004316271

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