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Peanut Corporation of America Knowingly Sold Contaminated Products

This is the worst (non-meat)sanitation report I've read in a long time:
 link to www.fda.gov

It's starts out with moldy walls/ceilings and unsanitizable equipment and gets worse the more you read.
The product was purchased by over 2,100 firms. Compromising thousands of companies' products including even pet food. More than 500 people have been infected with Salmonella(children being disproportionately represented). 8 have died. Stewart Parnell, CEO of Peanut Corporation Of America, after initially denying the allegations, in light of damning evidence, is reluctantly co-operating. Naturally, he is playing down the criminal and revolting amount of neglect in the Blakely, Georgia facility. Evidence is now surfacing that Peanut Corporation of America had been knowingly shipping out products that were positive for Salmonella according to their own tests as far back as June 2007. When the FDA inspected the plant many areas were positive for Salmonella(among other things).

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List of Company Recalls (to read each article got to  http://www.fda.gov/oc/opacom/hottopics/Salmonellatyph.html and scroll down to "List of Company Recalls")

* Uncle Eddies Vegan Cookies Announces Recall of Uncle Eddies Vegan Peanut Butter Chocolate-Chip Cookies Because of Possible Health Risk (January 28) New!
* Peanut Corporation of America Expands Nationwide Recall of Peanut Products (January 28) New!
* H-E-B Recalls H-E-Buddy Snack Packs With a Peanut Butter Dip (January 17) New!
* Isagenix Announces Voluntary Recall of Chocolate Dipped Honey Peanut IsaLean® Bar Due to Possible Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) Contamination and Potential Health Risk (January 27) New!
* Jenny Craig Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Jenny's Cuisine® Anytime Peanut Butter Flavor Nutritional Bars Due to Possible Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) Contamination and Potential Health Risk (January 27) New!
* Salix Voluntarily Recalls Dog Treat Due to Possible Health Risk (January 23)
* Carolina Prime Pet Announces Nationwide Recall of Dog Treats (January 27)
* ALDI Statement Regarding Peanut Butter Products Recall (January 23)
* Creative Energy Foods, Inc. Recalls Nutrition Bars Due To Possible Health Risk (January 21)
* SOPAKCO, Inc. Announces a Nationwide Recall of Certain SURE-PAK 12 Meals Containing Peanut Butter Products (January 27)
* Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms Withdraws Naturally Preferred Honey Nut Nuggets (January 23)
* Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms Withdraws Certain Lots of SunRidge Tropical Golden Nugget, SunRidge Chocolate Energy Bar and SunRidge Energy Nuggets (January 23)
* Trader Joe's Expands Its Voluntary Recall To Include Trader Joe's Sliced Green Apples With All Natural Peanut Butter (January 23)
* Supreme Protein Voluntarily Recalls Supreme Protein® brand Peanut Butter Crunch Bars and Caramel Nut Bars (January 23)
* Voluntary Recall Issued for ShopRite Peanut Butter on Toasty Crackers and ShopRite Peanut Butter and Cheese Cracker Snacks Because of Possible Health Risk (January 24)
* General Mills Issues Voluntary Recall of LÄRABAR and JamFrakas Peanut Butter Snack Bars (January 19)
* Whole Foods Market Recalls "Whole Foods Carob Energee Nuggets" (January 23)
* Amway Global Initiates Nationwide Recall of NUTRILITE Energy Bars Because of Possible Health Risk (January 23)
* Brent and Sam's Announces Nation Wide Recall of Two Varieties of Archer Farms Brand Cookies (January 23)
* Brent and Sam's Announces a Nationwide Recall of One Variety of Sam's Choice Brand Cookies (January 23)
* Trader Joe's Announces Voluntary Recall of Trader Joe's Peanut Butter Chewy Coated & Drizzled Granola Bars, Nutty Chocolate Chewy Coated & Drizzled Granola Bars and Sutter's Formula Cookies Due to Possible Health Risk (January 22)
* Parker Products, Inc. Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Certain Peanut Butter Products (January 22)
* Arbonne International Voluntarily Recalls Figure 8 Peanut Butter Chews Due To Possible Health Risk (January 22)
* Jimmy's Cookies Issues Nationwide Recall of Various Peanut Butter Cookies Due to Possible Health Risk (January 22)
* Perry's Ice Cream Company Adds Two Products to Voluntary Recall of Select Peanut Butter Ice Cream Products (January 22)
* Kroger Recalls Additional Select Ice Cream Product Due to Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* General Nutrition Centers, Inc. Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Certain Lots of GNC Triflex Peanut Butter Soft Chews (January 22)
* Chef Jay's Food Products Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Products Containing Peanut Butter Due to Possible Health Risk (January 21)
* Rain Creek Baking Corporation Announces Voluntary Withdrawal of Peanut Butter Turtles, Peanut Butter Baskets and Peanut Butter Princesses Due to Possible Health Risk (January 22)
* South Bend Chocolate Company Extends Nationwide Recall of Candy Containing Peanut Butter Because of Possible Salmonella Contamination (January 22)
* Nash Finch Recalls Bakery Products With Peanut Butter Distributed in Seven States Due to Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* Aspen Hills, Inc. Announces Voluntary Product Recall of Certain Cookie Dough Products (January 22)
* Best Brands Corp. Announces Voluntary Recall of Peanut Butter Frozen Cookie Dough (January 21)
* Lovin Oven, LLC Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Certain Health Valley Organic Peanut Crunch Chewy Granola Bars (January 21)
* Landies Candies Co. Inc Announces Voluntary Recall of Select Peanut Butter Filled Chocolates Due to Possible Health Risk (January 21)
* Weis Markets Announces Voluntary Recall of Weis Quality (WQ) Cheese Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers and WQ Toasted Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers Due to Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* Blanton's Candies Recalls Peanut Butter Sticks Because of Possible Health Risk (January 21)
* Dinners Ready Meridian Recalls November & December Asian Marinated Flank Steak, Indonesian Chicken and Chicken Satay Prepared Meals Because of Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* Boca Grande Foods Announces a Nationwide Recall of POCO PAC®, and GRANDE GOURMET™ Peanut Butter Products Because of Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* Premier Nutrition Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of selected TWISTED and TITAN Branded Bars Containing Peanut Butter Due to Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* NutriSystem Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Peanut Butter Granola Bar Due to Possible Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) Contamination and Potential Health Risk (January 21)
* Ready Pac Foods, Inc Announces Voluntary Product Recall (January 20)
* PetSmart Voluntarily Recalls Grreat Choice® Dog Biscuits (January 20)
* Nature's Path Recalls Peanut Butter Optimum Energy Bars Nationwide Because of Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* Country Maid Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Classic Breaks® Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Due to Possible Health Risk (January 20)
* Evening Rise Bread Co. Recalls Peanut Butter Cookies and Bars Because of Possible Health Risk (January 19)
* Clif Bar & Company Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of CLIF® and LUNA® Branded Bars Containing Peanut Butter Due to Possible Health Risk (January 19)
* Kroger Recalls Select Ice Cream Products Due to Possible Health Risk (January 19)
* Abbott Nutrition Announces Voluntary Recall of ZonePerfect® Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars, ZonePerfect® Peanut Toffee Bars and NutriPals™ Peanut Butter Chocolate Bars in U.S., Mexico, New Zealand and Singapore (January 19)
* Meijer Announces Voluntary Recall for Some Meijer Brand Peanut Butter Crackers and Ice Cream Because of Possible Health Risk (January 19)
* Peanut Corporation of America Expands Nationwide Recall of Peanut Butter (January 18)
* Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products Recalls Wal-Mart Bakery Brand Peanut Butter Cookies Because Of Possible Health Risk (January 18)
* Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products Recalls Lofthouse Peanut Butter Cookies, Chuck's Chunky Peanut Butter Cookies And Pastries Plus Gourmet Cookies Nationwide Because Of Possible Health Risk (January 18)
* Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products Recalls Food Lion Bake Shop Peanut Butter Cookies Nationwide Because Of Possible Health Risk (January 18)
* South Bend Chocolate Company Recalls Various Candys Containing Peanut Butter Because of Possible Salmonella Contamination (January 18)
* McKee Foods Corporation Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Little Debbie® Peanut Butter Toasty and Peanut Butter Cheese Sandwich Crackers Because of Possible Health Risk (January 18)
* Perry's Ice Cream Company Announces Voluntary Recall of Select Peanut Butter Ice Cream Products Due to Possible Health Risk (January 17)
* Hy-Vee Inc. Recalls Bakery Products With Peanut Butter Distributed in Seven States Due to Possible Health Risk (January 17)
* Peanut Corporation of America Expands Nationwide Recall of Peanut Butter (January 16)
* Kellogg Company Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Austin® and Keebler® Branded Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers and Select Snack-Size Packs of Famous Amos® And Keebler® Soft Batch Peanut Butter Cookies Because of Possible Health Risk (January 16) [En Español]
* Peanut Corporation of America Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Peanut Butter (January 13)
* King Nut Issues Peanut Butter Recall (January 10)

More recalls via FDA Twitter 30.Jan.2009 12:28

Victory!

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FDArecalls Voluntary Recall Alert: Chef Pierre Chocolate Peanut Butter Silk Pie (January 30): Sara Lee North American Fo..  http://tinyurl.com/cvzsgr 13 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Select Simbree Energy Foods Products Recalled Because of Possible Health Risk (January 30): No known illnesses h..  http://tinyurl.com/b9dlc2 13 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Arico Natural Foods Company Announces US and Canadian Recall of Arico Peanut Butter Cookies and Cookie Bars Beca..  http://tinyurl.com/bh7bz4 44 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Galliker Dairy Announces Voluntary Recall of Rocky Road Ice Cream and Sundae Nut Cones Because of Possible Healt..  http://tinyurl.com/ba4ugt 44 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Rain Creek Baking Corporation Announces An Expanded Voluntary Withdrawal of Peanut Butter Turtles, Peanut Butter..  http://tinyurl.com/cn468f 44 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Orchard Valley Harvest Announces Urgent Nationwide Voluntary Recall for Peanuts Because of Possible Health Risk ..  http://tinyurl.com/cwl2o9 44 minutes ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Country Maid Expands Upon Previous Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Classic Breaks Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Due ..  http://tinyurl.com/ch4sjk about 3 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Hy-Vee Inc. recalls two bakery products with peanuts distributed in seven states due to possible health risk (Ja..  http://tinyurl.com/d9se3y about 3 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Meijer Announces Voluntary Recall for Some Meijer Brand Peanuts and Ice Cream Novelties Citing Possible Health R..  http://tinyurl.com/crejfd about 4 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Cropwell Bishop Creamery Limited Recalls Cheese Products Because of Possible Health Risk (January 26): Cropwell ..  http://tinyurl.com/cwhfpv about 5 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Fieldbrook Foods Corp. Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Select Ice Cream Novelty Products Due to Possibl..  http://tinyurl.com/az4s9v about 6 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Wells' Dairy Announces Voluntary Recall of Select Blue Bunny Products Because of Possible Health Risk (January 2..  http://tinyurl.com/cevvft about 11 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. Recalls Three Bakery Products with Peanuts (January 29): This action was taken as a r..  http://tinyurl.com/cohjaz about 20 hours ago from twitterfeed

Even More Recalls 31.Jan.2009 11:52

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FDArecalls Voluntary Recall Alert: Chef Pierre Chocolate Peanut Butter Silk Pie (January 30): Sara Lee North American Fo..  http://tinyurl.com/cvzsgr about 24 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Select Simbree Energy Foods Products Recalled Because of Possible Health Risk (January 30): No known illnesses h..  http://tinyurl.com/b9dlc2 about 24 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Arico Natural Foods Company Announces US and Canadian Recall of Arico Peanut Butter Cookies and Cookie Bars Beca..  http://tinyurl.com/bh7bz4 11:36 AM yesterday from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Galliker Dairy Announces Voluntary Recall of Rocky Road Ice Cream and Sundae Nut Cones Because of Possible Healt..  http://tinyurl.com/ba4ugt 11:36 AM yesterday from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Rain Creek Baking Corporation Announces An Expanded Voluntary Withdrawal of Peanut Butter Turtles, Peanut Butter..  http://tinyurl.com/cn468f 11:36 AM yesterday from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Orchard Valley Harvest Announces Urgent Nationwide Voluntary Recall for Peanuts Because of Possible Health Risk ..  http://tinyurl.com/cwl2o9 11:36 AM yesterday from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Turkey Hill Dairy Announces Voluntary Recall of Select Ice Cream Flavors Following Expanded FDA Investigation of..  http://tinyurl.com/an4tfj about 19 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Lesserevil Brand Snack Co. Issues a Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Lesserevil Brand Peanut Butter and Choco Kett..  http://tinyurl.com/amzjt2 about 18 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Wells' Dairy Expands Voluntary Recall of Select Blue Bunny Products (January 30): Wells' Dairy, Inc., today e..  http://tinyurl.com/dxxjt7 about 18 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls House of Flavors Issues Voluntary Recall in Eastern United States Due to Possible Health Risk (January 30): Hous..  http://tinyurl.com/ae7u8v about 19 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls NutriSystem Expands Voluntary United States Recall of Peanut Butter Granola Breakfast Bar to Include Canada Due ..  http://tinyurl.com/bk4ow9 about 19 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Weis Markets Announces Voluntary Recall of Seven Ice Cream Products Due to Possible Health Risk (January 30): We..  http://tinyurl.com/b93sgy about 2 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Harry and David Recalls Olympia Delight Trail Mix Because of Possible Health Risk (January 29): Harry and David,..  http://tinyurl.com/ded5ad about 6 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Perry's Ice Cream Company Adds Products to Voluntary Recall of Select Peanut Butter Ice Cream Products as a resu..  http://tinyurl.com/ao9g72 about 9 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Kroger Recalls Nut Topping Due to Possible Health Risk (January 30): The Kroger Co. said today it is recalling a..  http://tinyurl.com/ahhlw3 about 9 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Clif Bar and Company Expands Its Voluntary Nationwide Recall Of CLIF and LUNA Branded Bars Containing Peanut But..  http://tinyurl.com/bsypnc about 9 hours ago from twitterfeed

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FDArecalls Publix Issues Voluntary Recall on Produce Snacks (January 30): Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recal..  http://tinyurl.com/cpnazc 42 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Nature's Path Announces an Expanded Recall of Peanut Butter Optimum Energy Bars Nationwide Due to Possible Healt..  http://tinyurl.com/avj6oa 42 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Pierre's Ice Cream Company Issues Voluntary Recall on its Pierre's Brand Sundae-Cone Style Products Due to Expan..  http://tinyurl.com/cxvauh 42 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Kemps LLC Recalls Ice Cream Products (January 30): Kemps LLC is voluntarily recalling the products listed below...  http://tinyurl.com/bbd9g8 42 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls HP Hood LLC Recalls Ice Cream Products (January 30): HP Hood LLC is voluntarily recalling the products listed be..  http://tinyurl.com/aqnntl 42 minutes ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Bear Naked Announces Recall of Appalachian Trail Mixes Due to Possible Peanut Corporation of America Contaminati..  http://tinyurl.com/dambby about 2 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Ice Cream Specialties Announces Nationwide Recall of Ice Cream Novelties Because of Possible Health Risk (Januar..  http://tinyurl.com/ajnuc6 about 2 hours ago from twitterfeed


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FDArecalls Salix, LLC Recalls 6" Peanut Butter Filled Shank Bone Because Of Possible Salmonella Health Risk (January 30): S..  http://tinyurl.com/b5zmue about 2 hours ago from twitterfeed