New Botulism Risk Hits Canned Beans

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning to consumers to check their cupboards for certain brands of French-cut green beans manufactured by Lakeside Foods, Manitowoc, Wis.

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning to consumers to check their cupboards for certain brands of French-cut green beans manufactured by Lakeside Foods, Manitowoc, Wis. The company is voluntarily recalling in 14.5-ounce cans of the product, marketed under a variety of brand and private label names, because of a botulism risk. The FDA stated in a release that the product may not have been processed adequately to eliminate the potential for the potentially fatal tox

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