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Romaine contamination is making other lettuces more expensive

Dec 4, 2018
Consumers are paying more for iceberg lettuce and other leafy greens.
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Why are E. coli outbreaks so hard to trace?

Sprawling supply chains are part of the problem, but new technology could help.
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Flour recall teaches us not to eat raw cookie dough

Jul 26, 2016
General Mills expands a recall of flour products tied to E.coli outbreak.
General Mills is expanding its flour recall after more cases of E.coli were reported in the Midwest.  
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Chipotle tries to recover from outbreaks

Dec 10, 2015
Chipotle is scrubbing down its restaurants and trying to burnish its image.