Salmon sold in CT recalled for possible listeria
Springfield Smoked Fish of Springfield, Mass.is recalling its 1lb. packages of Prescliced Nova Salmon because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
The recalled packages were distributed to customers in Rhode Island and Connecticut through retail stores.
The product comes in a 1lb, clear plastic package marked with lot # 42173 on the back of the package and with an expiration date of 12/22/17. UPC 811907018018.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled salmon are urged to return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 413-737-8693.