Food Recall Warning - Raw pork and pork organ products in Alberta recalled due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination

Recall details

Class: 1

Reason for Recall: Microbiological - E. coli O157:H7

Company / Firm: Hillview Meat Processor

Distribution: Alberta

Ottawa, February 17, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on February 16, 2016 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.


Hillview Meat Processor is recalling raw pork and pork organ products from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination. Consumers should not consume and food service establishments, retailers, distributors and manufacturers in Alberta, should not serve, use, or sell these products because they may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7.


The affected raw pork and pork organ products, supplied by Hillview Meat Processor, may have been transformed into raw muscle meat cuts, ground pork, sausages, and raw ready-to-eat products. The products, which may have been sold fresh or frozen, have only been distributed in Alberta.


The affected products are known to have been sold or distributed by the companies listed below up to and including February 17, 2016. These products may have been sold pre-packaged or clerk-served, with or without a label. Consumers who are unsure if they have the affected products are advised to check with their retailer.


Recalled Products

Company name Address City
ACME Meats 127 Main Street Acme
Crossfield Meats Ltd. 1017 B Nanton Avenue Crossfield
QC & C Meat Shop Ltd. 5320 17 Avenue SE Calgary
Paolini's Sausage & Meat (Crossroads Market) 1235 26 Avenue SE Calgary

Link to full CFIA details here