Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsCadbury — June 2006English chocolatier Cadbury recalled over 1 million chocolate bars after detecting a rare strain of salmonella.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsPistachios — March 2009The nation’s second-largest pistachio processor issued a nationwide recall of pistachios in March 2009 after Kraft Foods told U.S. regulators of its link to tainted trail mix.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsBaby Food — July 2007Baby food giant Gerber recalled organic rice and oatmeal cereals after a Florida parent reported dozens of hard clumps, a potential choking hazard.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsGround Beef — Oct. 2007Nearly 826,000 pounds of ground beef was recalled in 12 states in August 2009 after at least 27 people were sickened by salmonella.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsEggsIn August 2010, the U.S. government oversaw a massive recall of 228 million eggs due to a salmonella scare. The eggs were all produced by Wright County Egg is Galt, Iowa.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsFrozen Beef — Feb. 2008Regulators recalled 143 million pounds of frozen ground beef in the largest U.S. beef recall ever. Regulators recalled 143 million pounds of frozen ground beef in the largest U.S. beef recall ever.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsChinese Dairy — Nov. 2008The U.S. banned imports of a Chinese dairy supplier after several products were found to be tainted with melanine.
Scary Food: 9 Nasty RecallsSpinach – Fall 2006An e. coli epidemic traced to California spinach killed three people in 2006 and sickened 199 people in 26 states.