RECALL: Yisragal brand salted herring fillet
Yisragal is notifying its customers that as a result of a routine test performed by the Food Control Service, the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes was found in Vacuum-Packaged Salted Herring Fillets manufactured on 1 Aug 2013. The expiration date of the product is 19 Sept 2013.
The factory is now collecting all of this product from the shelves, and asks consumers that have this specific productin their possession to return it to the store they purchased it from to receive a credit. Yisragal Ashdod will be doing its utmost to prevent this pathogenic bacteria from being present in future products.
Source: Ministry of Health website
For more information about Listeria monocytogenes, go to the CDC website.