WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture has recalled more than 300,000 pounds of deli meat produced by Zemco Industries, a division of Tyson Foods.
The packaged meat may be contaminated with Listeria. This food-borne bacteria can weaken the immune system and cause death.
Look for vendor number 398412808 on the package. The "Use By" dates range from August 20 to September 10, 2010.
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The USDA says the meat was distributed nationwide to Wal-Mart stores, delis and was also processed into sandwiches.