Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. has issued what is considered a voluntary recall of spinach products due to possible E. coli contamination.
The spinach that might be contaminated with E. coli was reported to be in 39 states, which include the following:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
The recalled products from Taylor Farms Retail Inc. are sold under names such as Central Market Organics, Full Circle Organics, Marketside Organics, Simple Truth Organics and Taylor Farms Organic. These recalled packages are all marked with the best by date of February 24, 2013.
As with any recalled food item, customers may return the recalled spinach to the place of purchase for a complete refund. The recalled spinach should not be eaten in any manner. If someone has eaten the recalled spinach and feels this has caused a health issue, they should seek medical attention.
Ingesting a food contaminated with E. coli may cause symptoms such as stomach cramps and diarrhea. Some experience vomiting and may have a fever.
Those wishing to contact Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. with questions about the recalled spinach may call 855-293-9811.