For those who purchase the already made salads by Ready Pac Foods, read on. Ready Pac Foods has recalled more than 5,000 cases of bagged salad because of a possible E.coli contamination. According to the Food and Drug Administration, these bags of romaine lettuce mixes were distributed to 15 Western states, including California.
Food manufacturers and the USDA and FDA recall food when they believe it may cause a consumer to become sick. They make sure that particular food is taken off the shelves.