November 26, 1999Ethington Dairy
and Arizona Farms Milk Recalled for Contamination
Phoenix, AZ (SafetyAlerts) - Arizona Department of Agriculture
officials announced today the recall of potentially contaminated milk processed by
Ethington Dairy of Gilbert because the milk may have certain pathogenic organisms capable
of causing disease including Aeromonas hydrophila and Klebsiella pneumoniae.
Arizona officials believe that the
milk was contaminated either during or after the pasteurization process.
The recall involves any and all
milk and milk products sold under the Ethington Dairy and Arizona Farms labels with
"sell by" dates of Nov. 29 up to present.
Consumers who have purchased these
products should return the milk to the store of purchase.
For more information, contact the
Arizona Department of Agriculture Dairy Control Program at (602) 542-4189.
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