Sunfood Recalls Organic Sacha Inchi Powder for Possible Bacteria Contamination

Sunfood Recalls Organic Sacha Inchi Powder for Possible Bacteria Contamination
February 12, 2015

Sunfood is recalling its Organic Sacha Inchi Powder due to possible bacteria contamination.

The recalled was issued after routine testing revealed the possibility of staphylococcus enterotoxin.

Staphylococcus enterotoxin can cause nausea, vomiting, retching, abdominal cramping, prostration, and in more severe cases, headache, muscle cramping, and transient changes in blood pressure and pulse.

This product is packaged in 8-ounce white poly bags bearing lot number 141027, expiration date 9/30/2016 and UPC Code 803813-28444 1.

The powder was distributed nationwide in retail stores and through mail orders.

Sunfood has ceased the production and distribution of the product as the Food and Drug Administration and the company continue their investigation as to what caused the problem.

Consumers who have purchased the affected lot of Organic Sacha Inchi Powder are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a refund. Consumers with questions can contact Sunfood at 1-800-RAWFOOD.