• USDA posts public alert about plastic in some organic ground beef sold by Whole Foods stores

    8 days ago - By Food Safety

    The USDA has issued a public health alert for certain organic ground beef distributed to Whole Foods stores because it may contain pieces of hard plastic.
    There is concern that consumers may have the organic ground beef in their home refrigerators or freezers, according to the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service. These items were shipped to Whole Foods locations nationwide.
    The agency reports that a recall has not been initiated because the ground beef is no longer available for purchase. However, the organic ground beef has a use-by date of May 18. To view photos of the implicated...
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