Sainsbury’s is recalling a number of its Camembert products, with use by dates up to and including 6 March 2016, due to the presence of Listeria monocytogenes.
Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that can cause the food poisoning, Lysteria, particularly among vulnerable groups, these are pregnant women, unborn and newborn babies, those over 60 years old and anyone with a weakened immune system.
The following products with use by dates up to and including 6 March 2016 are being recalled:
Sainsbury’s Taste the Difference French Camembert Cheese, 250g
Sainsbury’s Taste the Difference Baking Camembert Cheese, 250g
Sainsbury’s Camembert Pays, 250g
No other Sainsbury’s products are known to be affected.
The supermarket chain have started to display point-of-sale recall notices in their stores.
The notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what actions to take if they have bought the product.
Customers are advised to return the product to their local store for a full refund.