Chrystal and Co Pty Ltd has announced a recall of two products due to microbial contamination.
The company's "Perfect Companions Duo" and "Perfect Companions Quattro" acquired an unwelcome additional companion in the form of Listeria monocytogenes. The products, which are labeled with a "Use By" date of 07/04/08, were distributed through Woolworths/Safeway stores through various independent stores.
Listeria monocytogenes can cause a variety of symptoms, from very mild to extremely severe. Immunocompromised individuals, the elderly, children and pregnant women are at greatest risk of severe illness.
Listeria monocytogenes infection can be fatal. Please check the "Products Recall Australia" link for details, and return the recalled products to the place of purchase for a refund.