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XL Foods recall expands to more than 1,500 beef products

October 4, 2012

ALBERTA, Canada — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency today added dozens more products to a recall from the XL Foods processing plant in Alberta, CBC News reported.

The more than 1,500 beef products are being recalled due to possible E. coli contamination.

RELATED: USDA issues public health alert for Canadian XL Foods beef

There have been four confirmed cases of E. coli illnesses associated with consumption of beef products produced at the plant.

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