Frontier Natural Products Co-op Initiates Voluntary Recall Due to Possible Health Risk from Black Pepper

March 19, 2010

In response to a recall commenced by its supplier, Mincing Overseas Spice Company, Dayton, New Jersey, Frontier Natural Products Co-op, is voluntarily recalling several of its products manufactured with non-organic black pepper that were sold under the Frontier brand and under the Whole Foods Market brands listed below that contain black pepper supplied by Mincing Overseas Spice Company. The black pepper has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The products being recalled are:

Brand Full Product Name Size/Weight UPC Code
Frontier Cajun Blackened Fish/Meat seas 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00351-5
Frontier Curry powder 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00139-9
Frontier Curry powder 2.19 oz. 0-89836-18338-5
Frontier Curry powder 400.00 oz. 0-89836-80139-5
Frontier Garlic N Herb blend 1.94 oz. 0-89836-18908-0
Frontier Garlic N Herb blend 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00295-2
Frontier Garlic N Herb blend 400.00 oz. 0-89836-80295-8
Frontier Greek Seasoning blend 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00353-9
Frontier Herbs of Italy 0.80 oz. 0-89836-18446-7
Frontier Muchi Curry powder 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00138-2
Frontier Oriental Seasoning blend 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00360-7
Frontier Pepper Black Coarse Grind 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00181-8
Frontier Pepper Black Coarse Grind 1.76 oz. 0-89836-18381-1
Frontier Pepper Black Coarse Grind 400.00 oz. 0-89836-80181-4
Frontier Pepper Black Cracked 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00282-2
Frontier Pepper Black Cracked 400.00 oz. 0-89836-80282-8
Frontier Pepper Black Fine Ground 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00298-3
Frontier Pepper Fine Grind 1.76 oz. 0-89836-18382-8
Frontier Peppercorns Black Whole L/M 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00183-2
Frontier Salad Sprinkle 1.23 oz. 0-89836-18901-1
Frontier Salad Sprinkle blend 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00367-6
Frontier Spaghetti Seasoning 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00384-3
Frontier Thai Seasoning blend 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00387-4
Frontier Veggie Pepper blend 16.00 oz. 0-89836-00366-9
Frontier Mediterranean Seafood seasoning 16.00 oz. 0-89836-02834-1
Frontier Toronto Steak & Chicken Rub 16.00 oz. 0-89836-02835-8
Whole Foods 365 Asian Seafood Seasoning 4.62 oz. 0-99482-40683-7
Whole Foods 365 Mediterranean Rotisserie 4.73 oz. 0-99482-40684-4
Whole Foods 365 Mediterranean Seafood seasoning 4.34 oz. 0-99482-40687-5
Whole Foods 365 Southwestern Grille Season. 5.71 oz. 0-99482-40682-0
Whole Foods 365 Toronto Steak & Chicken Rub 4.76 oz. 0-99482-40686-8
Whole Foods Whole Pantry Muchi Curry 1.41 oz. 0-99482-41956-1
Whole Foods 365 Asian Seafood Seasoning (French) 4.62 oz. 0-99482-72683-6
Whole Foods 365 Mediterranean Rotisserie (French) 4.73 oz. 0-99482-72684-3
Whole Foods 365 Mediterranean Seafood (French) 4.34 oz. 0-99482-72687-4
Whole Foods 365 Toronto Steak & Chicken (French) 4.76 oz. 0-99482-72686-7

No illnesses to date have been reported.

Please contact Frontier with any questions or to inquire about replacement or reimbursement at 1-800-669-3275.

Visit the FDA website.