Bumble Bee Foods, LLC. announced it is voluntarily recalling three varieties of canned Chunk Light tuna.
According to the company, the recall stems from process deviations that occurred in a co-pack facility not owned or operated by Bumble Bee. The deviations were part of the sterilization process and could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens.
Bumble Bee says if consumed, it could lead to life-threatening illness. No illness have been reported.
The following products, produced in February 2016, are affected by the recall:
“Best By” Dates
5oz Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna in Water
02/10/2019, 02/16/2019, 02/17/2019, 02/18/2019, 02/22/2019, 02/23/2019, 02/25/2019
5oz Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna in Oil
4 Pack of 5oz Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna in Water
02/9/2019, 02/10/2019, 02/22/2019, 02/29/2019
Any consumers who have purchased the product are advised to throw it away. Any questions or concerns about the recall or for a product refund should contact Bumble Bee at (888)-820-1947 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. or visit Bumble Bee’s website.
No other products are affected by this recall.