Sparks, Maryland -- McCormick & Company, Incorporated is initiating a voluntary recall of certain bottles of Ground Oregano.
Testing by the Food and Drug Administration revealed the possibility of salmonella being present in certain 0.75 jars of McCormick ground oregano.
This recall affects 1,032 cases that were shipped nationwide. The bottles have UPC 0-523561-6 with code dates BEST BY AUG 21 16 H and AUG 22 16 H.
This recall does not impact any other McCormick Ground, Whole or Oregano Leaves products.
Salmonella can make people sick and can be fatal for young children, the elderly, and those with weak immune systems.
Consumers should destroy the product they have and contact McCormick Consumer Affairs at 1-800-632-5847 for refund information.