Beef Products Recalled Over E. coli Fears
WASHINGTON—Dale T. Smith and Sons Meat Packing, a Draper, Utah, firm, is recalling approximately 38,200 pounds of beef products because they may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Aug. 14.
The recall involves various weight combo bins of Boneless Beef "50/50," "85/15," "90/10," "93/07" or "95/05" produced on Aug. 7, 2012; and various weight boxes of primal cuts, subprimal cuts and boxed beef produced on Aug. 7, 2012. Each box bears a label with the identifying package date of "08/07/2012" as well as the establishment number "EST. 4975" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The affected products were distributed to wholesale and retail establishments in California and Salt Lake City for further processing and distribution.