Kroger has recalled spinach sold at grocery stores in 15 states, including Georgia, due to possible Listeria contamination.
The Fresh Selections Tender Spinach was sold in 10-ounze packages and had a "best if used by" date of Sept. 16.
The grocer told the Associated Press Wednesday that if customers did
buy the recalled product, they should return it to stores for a full
refund or replacement.
Listeria can lead to severe illness for women who are pregnant or people who have a weakened immune system.
Kroger Co. said the product was sold in Ohio, Kentucky, West
Virginia, Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina,
Tennessee, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska.
The recall involves its Kroger, Jay C, Owen’s, Pay Less, Scott’s,
Food 4 Less, Dillons, Baker’s and Gerbes stores in selected states.