US Trading recalls crushed chili powder due to possible Salmonella contamination

May 15, 2014

US Trading Co., Hayward, Calif., is recalling its Dragonfly Brand Crushed Chili Powder because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The product was distributed throughout the United States in retail stores and food wholesale. The Crushed Chili Powder comes in a 6.3-oz clear plastic tub. The bar code 7 21557 53317 8 is printed on the front of the tub and the code 359XP is affixed to the bottom of container.

No illnesses have been reported to date. This recall is a result of a routine sampling done by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Production and distribution of the product has been suspended while the FDA, California Dept. of Public Health, and the company continue the investigation.

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