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UNFI recalls Wild Harvest Organic Basil

The product may be contaminated with Cyclospora cayetanensis

Photo source: FDA
United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) is recalling a limited quantity of Wild Harvest Organic Basil.

The product may be contaminated with Cyclospora cayetanensis, a microscopic parasite that can cause an intestinal illness.

No illnesses, including allergic reactions are reported to date.

The recall involves Wild Harvest Organic Fresh Basil products packaged in .25-oz, .75-oz, 2-oz, and 4-oz plastic clam shell containers with UPCs: 0071153550450, 0071153550322, 0071153550762, 0071153550323).

The recalled product has a white sticker with black ink on the back of the container stating: “Product of Colombia” and “112.”

It was sold at grocery stores in Minnesota from April 18 – May 8, 2020.

What to do

Customers who purchased the recalled product should not consume it, but dispose of it in an appropriate waste container.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at (888) 256-2800.

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