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Ground Beef Recalled over E.Coli Fears

21 October 2013

CANADA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Belmont Meats have recalled more packs of uncooked lean ground beef because they may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.

The new recall is a further update on the recall of groubd beef products from Belmont Meats issued on 8 October.

This recall is the result of an ongoing food safety investigation initiated as a result of a recent outbreak investigation.

The CFIA said there may be recalls of additional products or best before dates as the food safety investigation at this facility continues.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

The manufacturer, Belmont Meats Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling all affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

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