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The front entrance of the Peanut Corporation of America Plant. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

FDA Agent: Peanut Plant ‘Not Fit’ To Produce Food

A Georgia peanut plant linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak shipped food to customers that lab tests confirmed was tainted, failed to clean production equipment of possible contaminants and didn’t ensure a peanut roaster was hot enough to kill bacteria, a federal inspector testified Wednesday.

08/06/2014

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Feds Indict 4 In Peanut Butter Salmonella Outbreak

A federal grand jury indicted four former employees of a peanut company linked to a 2009 salmonella outbreak that killed nine people and sickened hundreds, leading to one of the largest recalls in history.

02/21/2013

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Trader Joe’s Recalls Peanut Butter

MONROVIA, Calif. (AP/WAOK) — Trader Joe’s is recalling its house brand of peanut butter over fears of possible salmonella contamination. The voluntary recall of Trader Joe’s Creamy Salted Valencia Peanut Butter was announced Friday on […]

WAOK-AM–09/24/2012

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