A California firm is recalling ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products sold by retailers in eight states, including California, after more than 2-dozen people reported getting sick after eating them.
The USDA issued a Class 1 recall Sunday noting the health risk from the recalled products believed to be contaminated with E. coli is high. The products were made at Glass Onion Catering in Richmond, Calif. More than 181,000 pounds of product are affected by the recall.
A full list of the products and retailers wasn't immediately available, but the agency said in a statement they will be published on the FDA website as soon as they become available.
"Products regulated by FSIS bear the establishment number "P-34221" inside the USDA mark of inspection. FSIS products subject to recall include: [Labels, PDF] 12 oz. packages of "delish pan pacific chop salad" 13.4 oz. packages of "delish California style grilled chicken salad" 9.9 oz. packages of "delish uncured applewood smoked ham & cheese wrap" 10.5 oz. packages of "delish grilled chicken caesar wrap" 10.9 oz. packages of "delish southwestern chicken wrap" 11.5 oz. packages of "delish greek brand low-calorie grilled chicken wrap" 9.9 oz. packages of "delish white chicken club wrap" 11.2 oz. packages of "delish asian style chicken wrap" 13.4 oz. packages of "atherstone Fine Foods Southwestern Style White Chicken Wrap with Chimichurri Sauce" 10.5 oz. packages of "atherstone Fine Foods Asian Style White Chicken Wrap with Mango Vinaigrette" 9.9 oz. packages of "atherstone Fine Foods Grilled White Chicken Caesar Wrap with Caesar Dressing" 10.7 oz. packages of "super fresh Foods California Grilled Chicken Salad, Low Fat Mendocino Mustard Dressing" 10.7 oz. packages of "Lunch Spot Southwestern Style Chicken Wrap, Chile & Lime Dressing" 9.2 oz. packages of "super fresh Foods Pan Pacific Chopped Chicken Salad, Ginger Soy Dressing" 10.7 oz. plastic containers of "TRADER JOE'S Field Fresh Chopped Salad with Grilled Chicken." 11 oz. plastic containers of "TRADER JOS'S MEXICALI SALAD with Chili Lime Chicken."
The products were produced between Sept. 23 and Nov. 6, 2013 and shipped to distributions centers intended for retail sale in Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington," said a USDA news release.
The Food Safety and Inspection Service said it and the company are concerned that some products may be in people's refrigerators and since they are ready-to-eat they are advising consumers to destroy them.
People with questions regarding the recall can contact company president Tom Atherstone at (510) 236-8905.