Recall campaign for Real: sunflower seeds can cause diarrhea and vomiting

Salmonella detected: manufacturer recalls sunflower seeds

The company, Maryland, calls the article “real QUALITY sunflower seeds” (500 g and 1000 g). It cannot be excluded that in the product of harmful germs.

Recall for sunflower seeds

The company is Maryland has started a recall for the article “real QUALITY sunflower seeds”. “It cannot be excluded that the unwanted germs are in the product”, – stated in a communication of the retail chain Real.

The company is Maryland has started a recall for the article “real QUALITY sunflower seeds”, because it contains harmful Salmonella could be found in. (Image: iron Hans/fotolia.com)

In the case of routine monitoring for Salmonella

Is affected the following product:
Brand: real QUALITY
Product: sunflower seeds 500g or 1000g
Date of minimum durability: 05/2020
Batch no.: 500g: L NBEN and 1000g: L TOP

The information that were detected in the Batch during a routine control of Salmonella.

Triggers of gastro-intestinal diseases

Salmonella are bacteria that can be the trigger of some serious stomach/intestinal disease (salmonellosis).

Such diseases manifest themselves within a few days after infection with diarrhea, abdominal pain and occasionally vomiting and slight fever.

“Therefore, the affected items should not be consumed with the minimum durability date,” writes the company.

The information suggests that the product concerned has already been eliminated from the sale. Customers may return the product in its real market return and get the purchase price refunded. (ad)