In an effort to keep our owners and shoppers fully informed on product recalls, Co+opportunity commits to the following actions when a product we carry and/or have carried has been recalled by the manufacturer.
We immediately inspect our existing stock and remove any of the affected product
We contact - via email - any members that have been identified as having purchased the recalled product.
We post on this page, all of the information regarding the recall that has been made available to us by the manufacturer
We will place a sign with the affected product directing customers to further information that will be available at our registers.
What to Do If You've Purchased a Recalled Product
The co-op asks that anyone who has purchased a product that has been recalled to return them for a full refund. If you believe that you have used or consumed an affected product and have any concerns, we encourage you to contact your healthcare provider with any questions.
How We Hear About Recalls
The co-op learns of product recalls through a variety of means, such as e-mail alerts directly from the manufacturer, alerts from our vendor-partners, and by regularly monitoring the FDA website.
RxBars - Potential for Undeclared Peanuts in Select RxBars (12/21/18)
RxBars are being recalled from stores due to concerns that they may contain peanuts that were not mentioned on the list of ingredients. The affected bars include Chocolate Sea Salt and Coconut Chocolate RxBars. This only includes the following products with the specified date codes:
857777-004218 - 12/1.83O RXBAR CHOCOLATE COCONUT June 15, 2019 to June 17, 2019
857777-004232 - 12/1.83 OZ RXBAR CHOCOLATE SEA SALT June 10, 2019 to June 15, 2019
All of the potentially affected product has been removed from co-op shelves.
If you purchased any of the RxBars from us with the specified date codes and have a peanut allergy, please do not eat it. People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they eat this product. We urge you to discard the product or return it to Co+opportunity for a refund.
Forager Product Nuts and Vanilla – Organic Plant Protein Shake (10/12/18)
Forager Project is recalling three dates of Nuts and Vanilla – Organic Plant Protein Shake because the product contains almond flour which is not declared on the label.
Item: Nuts & Vanilla 12 fl oz.
UPC:8 14558 02038 6
Product with EX: 1/8/19 and later do not contain almond and are safe to consume.This issue was identified by Forager Project. No confirmed illnesses have been reported to this time. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to almonds have a risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Clearlife Nasal Spray 20ml bottle Lot# 110716 exp. 11/7/2018, #021417 exp.2/14/19, #041917 exp. 4/19/18, #111617 exp. 11/16/2019
UPC 78764710188 7
Reboost Nasal Spray 20ml bottle
Lot# 100616 exp. 10/6/2018, #021517 exp. 2/15/2019, #042017 exp. 4/20/2019, #100517 exp. 10/5/2019
UPC# 78764710186 3
MediNatura Inc. is voluntarily recalling some production lots of 4 of its OTC aqueous-based products within expiry, due to possible microbial contamination.
Santa Cruz Organic Fruit Spreads (3/21/18)
6/9.5oz Mango Fruit Spread Lot# 7215007
6/9.5oz Strawberry Fruit Spread Lot# 7313007
6/9.5oz Blackberry Pomegranate Fruit Spread Lot# 727007, 7271007
6/9.5oz Red Raspberry Fruit Spread Seedless Spread Lot# 7312007
6/9.5oz Fruit Spread Apricot Lot# 8018007
Santa Cruz Organic has recalled specific lots of its fruit spreads due to incorrect nutritional information. All affected product has been removed from the Co-op’s shelves. Consumers may return affected products for a full refund.
Evan Healy (3/20/18)
Rose Face Care Kit UPC# 817835010032, Lot #0 8050102
Blue Face Care Kit UPC# 817835010384, Lot # 7262902
French Rose Clay UPC# 817835010360, Lot # 7480101
Green Tea Clay UPC# 817835010377, Lot #7302602, 6191402
Clay Mask Kit UPC# 817835010407, Lot #6050105, 6223106, 7270305, 7310105
Lemongrass Facial Polish UPC# 817835010773, Lot # 7461401
This product has been recalled due to bacteria found at higher than acceptable levels, and though there have been no reports of adverse reactions or complaints, we are opting for the most conservative approach.
Rapunzel Soups & Bouillons Vegetable Cubes, No Salt Added (12/8/17)
UNFI # 31140
12/2.4 oz. UPC # 7 35037-07300 9
Lot numbers: 112075, 113390, 114805, 116205, 118230 and 119631
Best Buy dates: 9/10/2018, 11/12/2018, 12/17/2018, 03/04/2019, 05/23/2019 and 7/22/2019
This product has been recalled due to an incorrect label issue.
Haig's Taboule Salad (10/31/17)
10oz tubs with UPC 7-08756-77055-9
3 unit multi pack with UPC 7-08756-37055-1
This product has been recalled due to a possible health risk. It may be contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7 (E. coli O157:H7). Although most healthy adults can recover completely within a week, some people can develop a form of kidney failure called Hemolytic Uremic Syndome (HUS). HUS is most likely to occur in young children and the elderly. The condition can lead to serious kidney damage and even death.
Spicely Organics Organic Tarragon (10/17/17)
Lot No. is OTW100134, UPC Code 8-26698-04106-7
This Lot No. of product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. This organism can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems.
Cascadian Farms 15.6 oz Organic Cinnamon Raisin Granola (10/10/17)
UPC No. 0002190874329
This is a recall due to an undeclared nut allergen, almonds.
Garden of Life Dr. Formulated Probiotics Baby Organic Liquid (9/15/17)
UPC No. 58010 12073
There are no safety concerns with the ingredients in the product. The recall is because the directions may be misinterpreted and the product must be administered properly, under parental supervision, as it’s for infants.
Leaf Cuisine Smokey Gouda (9/12/17)
This item, if it has an expiration date of October 8, 21, or 28th, should be thrown out and/or returned for credit.
CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor (7/6/17)
12/2.4 OZ CLIF BUILD CHOC MINT 722252-601445
Lot code range 05APR16M3 - 23APR18M3
This recall has been initiated due to possible presence of undeclared peanuts and some tree nuts, including almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamia nuts, pecans, walnuts and coconuts. Clif Bar & Company is taking this precautionary safety step for people who are allergic to peanuts and these specific tree nuts. with Listeria Monocytogenes.
Epic Cooking Oils (6/16/17)
All production dates and flavors of Epic Animal Oil products.
Epic Duck Fat Cooking Oil: UPC # 8-54660-00602-1
Epic Pork Lard Cooking Oil: UPC # 8-54660-00601-4
Epic Beef Tallow Cooking Oil : UPC # 8-54660-00600-7
Reason for Recall:
Production issue that has the potential to cause a food safety risk.
Bobo’s Coconut Oat Bars (2/20/17)
Lot Number: MD2204
Best Buy dates: 6/22/17 and 6/23/17
Reason for Recall:
Simply Delicious has identified a potential mold growth in a single lot of this bar.
Theo Chocolate Salted Almond 70% Dark Chocolate Bar
UPC Number: 8-74492-00170-4
Lot Number: 3037431
Best By Date: 05/31/17
Reason For Recall:
Theo Chocolate is voluntarily recalling 3 ounce Salted Almond 70% Dark Chocolate bars because they may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. Co-opportunity does not have the affected bars on our shelves.
Kashi Trail Mix Flavor Chewy Granola Bar
UPC: 1862703000 with the Best by Dates: JAN0417; JAN0517; JAN0617; JAN0717; JAN0817; JAN09 17
Kashi Company today (June 2, 2016) announced a voluntary recall of Kashi® Trail Mix Chewy Granola Bars in the continental United States because they contain ingredients made from sunflower seeds distributed by our supplier, SunOpta, that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The company has received no reports of illness to date but is taking this action as part of its commitment to the health and safety of the people who eat its foods. http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm504285.htm