Recall: Frutas Selectas de Tijuana, S. de R.L. of C.V. Maradol Papayas
On 2017-09-10, the FDA announced that Bravo Produce is conducting a recall on Maradol Papayas due to possible contamination with salmonella. The recalled products were sold under the brand name(s) Frutas Selectas de Tijuana and S. de R.L. of C.V. during an unspecified time period throughout the regions shown in the map below.
In recent months, there have been 32 food recalls due to potential contamination, including fajita blend, stir fry vegetable, vegetable kabob and more, frozen organic dark sweet pitted cherry products and more. Additionally, there have been 64 food recalls due to other health hazards as well as 34 drug and medical device recalls.
Company Contact Information:
Name: Bravo Produce
Do you work for a company involved with this recall? Contact us to learn how you can control data, information and ads shown on this page.
Detailed Recall Information
Regions Where Sold: Because the region was not specified, it is assumed that this product was available nationwide.
Product Description: Maradol Papayas
Brand Name(s): Frutas Selectas de Tijuana, S. de R.L. of C.V.
Reason for Recall: Salmonella
Official Recall Date: 2017-09-10
Additional information provided by the FDA.gov:
Bravo Produce Inc. of San Ysidro, is withdrawing Maradol Papaya, grown by Productores y Exportadores de Carica Papaya de Tecoman y Costa Alegre SPR of RL and packed by Frutas Selectas de Tijuana, S. de RL de CV, as a preventive measure, because the product has tested positive for Salmonella by exams done by FDA. It is extremely important to mention that this bacterium can affect children, elderly and people with weak immune systems. Symptoms are fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, Salmonella infection can result in the organism entering the bloodstream and producing serious diseases such as arterial infections (ie, infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. Read More.
More information may be available at FDA.gov
Latest Safety Recalls
Select image for details, including additional styles.
Sources may include Food & Drug Administration (FDA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Health Canada and companies involved with this or a related recall.