According to news sources, Starwest Botanicals has issued a recall for its Starwest Organic Celery Seed (Whole) product after it was discovered that the spice was potentially contaminated with Salmonella.
The announcement of the voluntary recall came after a customer reportedly notified the company, Starwest Botanicals, of the potential Salmonella contamination. The recalled celery seed products have UPC 7-6796310619-3 and 7-6796307864-3, along with lot numbers F7073 and 40203, which can be located at bottom of the recalled pouch.
There have been no illnesses reported to date.
Consumers with the recalled product should stop using it immediately and contact the company at 1-800-800-4372 for any questions or concerns. For a full refund, consumers can simply return the product to the place of purchase.
As a Bakersfield personal injury attorney, I’ve seen recalls of this kind in the past and understand the risks they entail for unsuspecting consumers. I hope that by supplying this information consumers will have an opportunity to learn more about this recalled product . If you or a loved one has been injured through the use or consumption of a defective product, speak with a personal injury attorney Bakersfield to learn about the legal options available to you.