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Updated Jul 16, 2013 - 7:01 am

Hawaii company’s pistachios recalled, some sold in Arizona

HONOLULU — Bags of pistachios made by a Hawaii company are being recalled
for possible salmonella contamination. Some of the bags were distributed to Arizona.

Hawaii News Now reported the Food and Drug
Administration said batches of Hilo Products Roasted & Salted Natural Pistachios
may carry the bacteria.

The bags in question were distributed by Los Angeles-based Tom and Glasser,
Inc. to Hawaii and California.

Each bag has a lot code, 0923, that can be found on the back corner next to the
seal.

Customers who have purchased the nuts are advised not to eat them. They can
return them for a full refund.

The company has also set up an information line at 800-282-6887.

According to the FDA, salmonella bacteria can cause severe infections that can
turn fatal.

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Information from: KHNL-TV, http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/

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