Six brands of turmeric
A New Jersey company has expanded its recall of ground turmeric to include additional brands distributed nationwide. They were found to have excessive amounts of lead. Excessive lead is particularly dangerous for pregnant women, infants and children.
Remedy: Consumers who have purchased the recalled ground turmeric should discard the product, according to Gel Spice Inc. People concerned about blood lead levels should contact their physician or health clinic to
ask about testing.
Consumer Contact: Consumers with questions about the recalled product may call 201-564-0435.
To view more details on this recall, click here.