PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Del Monte Foods is recalling thousands of cases of Fiesta Corn Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers, due to under-processing.
According to the Rhode Island Department of Health, under-processing could result in contamination which may lead to illnesses.
The cans of corn were sold in 25 states including Connecticut and Vermont.
The cans subject to recall are 15.25-ounce (432g) cans with the UPC number 24000 02770 printed on the label. The product will also have one of the following “Best if Used By” dates stamped on the bottom of the can:
- August 14, 2021
- August 15, 2021
- August 16, 2021
- September 3, 2021
- September 4, 2021
- September 5, 2021
- September 6, 2021
- September 22, 2021
- September 23, 2021
Consumers who purchased these cans of seasoned corn are urged to return it for a full refund.