Dried shiitake mushrooms at Costco recalled due to possible contamination

LOS ANGELES

L.A. Link Corporation issued the voluntary recall on Wednesday for Shiitake-Ya brand gourmet shiitake mushroom slices with a sell-by date of April 16, 2013. The mushrooms were sold at Costco locations in California, Oregon and Washington.

The company said the mushrooms may have been contaminated with carbendazim, a chemical used to control plant diseases.

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