Food Standard Australia, New Zealand recalls Coffin Bay Oysters

AUSTRALIA – The Food Standard Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ) has recalled more than 2.5 million Coffin Bay’s raw Pacific oysters (Magallana gigas) including fresh and frozen products, following a bacterial outbreak caused by environmental conditions. The recall is for 4 September to 16 November, with the South Australian Department of Health and Wellbeing (DHW) reporting 56 cases of people falling ill and three people hospitalized. “This recall is an additional safety measure on top of the precautionary closure of the Coffin Bay Growing Area recently imposed by the Department…

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