Whole Foods recalls lot of Wild Alaskan Salmon due to threat of Listeria

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Posted on January 30, 2013 at 2:30 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jan 30 at 2:31 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Whole Foods is recalling a lot of Wild Alaskan Salmon because of the threat of Listeria.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the recall was announced after a sample tested positive for the bacteria.

The recalled product was sold in stores in a dozen states.

Listeria can cause a fatal infection in young kids, the elderly or people with compromised immune systems.

The recall notice says no illnesses have been reported.

 

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