Good Food Concepts, located in Colorado Springs has issued a Class I (meaning this is a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death) recall on approximately 12,566 pounds of beef, pork, and poultry products distributed to retail locations in New Mexico and Colorado.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) these meats were produced without a fully implemented Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) plan. The recalled products are also misbranded and contain sodium nitrite, which is not declared on the product label
Shoppers are urged to return or toss out products that bear establishment number “EST. 27316” inside the USDA mark of inspection. So far, there have been no reports of reactions associated with consumption of recalled products. However if you or someone you know may have consumed the items, please contact a healthcare provider immediately.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Nikowa Neill, Administrative Support, at (719) 377-7514.
Consumers with food safety questions can “Ask Karen,” the FSIS virtual representative available 24 hours a day at AskKaren.gov or via smartphone at m.askkaren.gov. The toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline 1-888-MPHotline (1-888-674-6854) is available in English and Spanish and can be reached from l0 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern Time) Monday through Friday. Recorded food safety messages are available 24 hours a day. The online Electronic Consumer Complaint Monitoring System can be accessed 24 hours a day at: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/reportproblem.
The entire recall report can be viewed here, this includes a list of the items recalled.