Dole recalls bagged spinach due to possible salmonella contamination

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- More than 33,000 bags of Dole spinach are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination.

The bags of spinach were distributed to 13 states: Connecticut, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Wisconsin.

Dole said no illnesses have been reported, but a sample of Dole spinach salad tested positive for salmonella during a random sample test by the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development.

The Dole bagged spinach that's affected has the product code A27409B & A27409A, with an "enjoy by" date of October 15 and UPC 7143000976.

The product code and "enjoy by" dates are in the upper right-hand corner of the package.

Retailers and consumers with questions may call the Dole consumer response center at (800) 356-3111, which is open 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (PT) Monday - Friday.