August 25, 2000Badia Spices Inc. Recalls Badia
FL (SafetyAlerts) - Florida-based
Badia Spices Inc. is recalling 22,000 bottles of its 'Badia Paprika' product, sold in
2-ounce plastic bottles because the spice may be contaminated with salmonella.
The product was distributed in Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas, New York,
Massachusetts, Maryland, Puerto Rico, Colombia, Peru, and the West Indies.
The product is identified as having an expiration date of 11-2002, and UPC number
Consumers should not eat the recalled product but return it to the place of purchase for a
Symptoms of salmonella include diarrhea, fever, abdominal pain and vomiting. Healthy
people typically recover in a few days, but salmonella can cause serious, even
life-threatening, infections in young children, the elderly and people with weak immune
Consumers may contact Badia at 305-629-8000.
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