Select Pillsbury Flour products recalled due to E. coli concerns

WASHINGTON – A voluntary recall has been issued for two specific lot codes of Pillsbury Best 5 lb Bread Flour due to concerns of E. coli contamination.

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the product subject to recall was manufactured by ADM Millin Co. at the company’s mill in Buffalo, NY. Approximately 4,620 cases of the flour were distributed to a limited number of retailers and distributors in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.

The following Pillsbury Best Bread Flour products are subject to recall:

  • UPC Item Code 0 5150020031 5, Lot Code 8 342, with a use-by date of Jun 08 2020
  • UPC Item Code 0 5150020031 5, Lot Code 8 343, with a use-by date of Jun 09 2020

All other products are not affected by this recall. If you currently have one of the affected products, you are urged to either throw it away or return it to the place of purchase for a refund.

More information on this recall can be found here.

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