Taylor Farms issues E. coli recall for baby spinach
DENVER — Taylor Farms is recalling select brands of organic baby spinach because it may have been contaminated with E. coli.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment announced the recall Wednesday.
It affects spinach brands including the 5-ounce Marketside Organic, 5-ounce Simple Truth Organic and 16-ounce Taylor Farms Organic.
The recalled packages include the following information:
|Brand||Item Description||UPC Number||Best By|
|Marketside Organic||Organic-Baby Spinach 5-oz. tray||6-81131-32898-2||2/24/2013|
|Simple Truth Organic||Organic-Baby Spinach 5-oz. tray||0-11110-91128-5||2/24/2013|
|Taylor Farms Organic||Organic-Baby Spinach 16-oz. tray||0-30223-04780-3||2/24/2013|
The packages were delivered to stores around the country and would have been available at grocery stores in Colorado.
There have been no reported illnesses or deaths attributed to the recall, said health department spokesman Mark Salley.
“Customers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume the products and should dispose of them,” Salley said.
Questions about the recall can be directed to Taylor Farms at 855-293-9811.