Eat Smart brand Sweet Kale Vegetable Salad Bag Kits are being recalled from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below, which has been sold in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product. If you think you became sick from consuming it, call your doctor.
You should also check to see if you have recalled products in your home. If you do, they should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
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Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache, and neck stiffness.
Pregnant women, the elderly, and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth.
In severe cases of illness, people may die.
This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.