Sobeys Quebec Inc. is recalling Earth Greens brand organic Italian blend salad because of possible listeria contamination.
The implicated products are sold in 6.9-ounce plastic clamshells with the universal product code of 8 18431 00107 3 and have a best before date of July 13. The products also have the lot code 2217915MI.
The Earth Greens brand is one of the product lines of Misionero Vegetables, Gonzales, Calif.
At the time of the July 17 recall no illnesses had been reported.
The distribution area for the organic salads includes the Canadian provinces and territories of Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Labrador, Ontario and Nunavut, according to the recall and warning notice.
The notice also stated that Sobeys Quebec Inc., Montreal, voluntarily recalled the organic salads. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.