Listeria Monocytogenes Bacteria found in Home Hummus Salad and Tehina Salad made by “Salatei Picnic 2000 Ltd.” ​

 Following routine sampling and control activity by Food Control inspectors, Central District Health Bureau, listeria monocytogenes bacteria were found in Home Hummus Salad and Tehina Salad made by “Salatei Picnic 2000 Ltd.”. As a precautionary measure, the factory is acting to recall the above-described products for all use-by dates up to 4-Aug-2013 in 200 gram and 3 kg containers.
  • The public is requested not to consume these products.
  • Consumer service may be contacted at 03-9211828, and the products returned.
  • The Listeria monocytogenes bacteria may cause disease among elevated risk populations, such as persons suffering from a suppressed immune system, or it may induce miscarriages among pregnant women.