The supermarket group has launched a recall procedure for a Carrefour Original brand raclette cheese due to the risk of listeria contamination.
Be careful if you have recently bought raclette cheese from a Carrefour store. The hypermarket group has issued a withdrawal procedure for its “Classic Raclette” cheese from its “Carrefour Original” distributor brand. Sold for a month a day in the form of a 400-gram tray, the product was removed from the shelves during the day on Tuesday.
Therefore, a suspicion of bacteriological contamination and in this case of listeria monocytogenes, which is the agent responsible for listeriosis, is questioned. They refer to “batch numbers beginning with 1152223102 (the DDM refers to products marketed in metropolitan France)” and “batch numbers beginning with 1152223102 (the DDM refers to products marketed in the DOM-TOM )”, specifies drink reminder.
The site has already given the following four instructions: do not consume the product anymore, return it to the point of sale for a refund if it has already been purchased, contact consumer service, or even simply destroy the product. .
Up to two months of incubation
The government site also provides some health recommendations. In particular, it invites people who have already consumed the product and “who have a fever, isolated or accompanied by headaches and body aches, to consult their doctor, advising him of this consumption.”
“Serious forms with neurological complications and maternal or fetal damage in pregnant women can also occur on occasion, adds the government platform. Both pregnant women and immunosuppressed people and the elderly should be especially attentive to these symptoms. Listeriosis is a disease that can be serious. and whose incubation period can be up to eight weeks.