What to Look For If There’s a Food Recall

Recalled Food Look For
FRESH, FROZEN & CANNED
Meat & Poultry Products (Including deli in-store products)
- Product name
- Product brand
- Establishment number
(Est. number may appear within inspection seal or elsewhere on packaging)
- Product weight/size
- Lot code
- Date code
FRESH PRODUCE Fruits & Vegetables - Is recall of whole fresh produce or of produce in a packaged form?
- For bulk produce without a label, check with the store where you bought the product
- Packaged produce check for brand, best if used by date (BIUB) and production code
Frozen Products - Product name
- Product brand/manufacturer
- Product weight/size
- Product code
- Best if used by date
Canned Products - Product name
- Product brand/manufacturer
- Product size (ounces)
- UPC Code
Other Processed Food Products - Product name
- Product brand/manufacturer
- Product weight/size
- Product code
- Best if used by date
In-store Prepared or Deli Products (pre-made sandwiches, salads,etc) - Product type (salad, sandwich, etc)
- Product and/or store brand
- Look for label information as listed in recall notice
- Check with the store where you bought the product