U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that Olymel S.E.C./L.P.(Quebec, Canada) recalled approximately 6,804 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) ham products.
The product may be contaminated with Salmonella Enteritidis. 12-lb. plastic film vacuum package of “Celebrity EXTRA LEAN IMPORTED HAM 98% FAT FREE” packaged on November 5, 2020, are the subject of the recall. These items were shipped to distributors in California for further distribution for institutional use. The problem was discovered when FSIS collected a routine product import sample that confirmed positive for the presence of Salmonella Enteritidis. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) determined the product subject to recall to be associated with the FSIS positive sample result. There have been no confirmed reports of illnesses due to the consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. @ https://www.fsis.usda.gov/recalls-alerts/olymel-s.e.c.l.p.-recalls-ready-eat-ham-products-due-possible-salmonella-enteritidis