A possible salmonella contamination has forced the recall of some 16.3-ounce plastic jars of Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread and Skippy Reduced Fat Super Chunk Peanut Butter Spread.
Salmonella can cause fatal infections in the young, old, and frail. In healthy people salmonella can cause fever and abdominal problems.
The contaminated jars may be in stores located in Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Virginia and Wisconsin.
The jars affected have to following UPC numbers 048001006812 and 048001006782 which can be found on the jar's label.
They also have "best if used by" dates of MAY1612LR1, MAY1712LR1, MAY1812LR1, MAY1912LR1, MAY2012LR1, and MAY2112LR1 which is located on the lid.
If you have any questions you can contact the company any time atl: 800-453-3432.
There have not been any reported illnesses due to this issue.
Possible Salmonella Contamination Causes the Recall of Skippy Reduced Fat Peanut Butter
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