Chicken of the Sea tuna under nationwide recall

March 17, 2016

Equipment malfunctions and sterilization issues spurred the second nationwide canned tuna recall in two days with Tri-Union Seafoods LLC pulling back more than 107,000 cans of Chicken of the Sea tuna.

The 2,745-case recall of Chicken of the Sea branded tuna today followed a 31,579-case recall of Bumble Bee Foods LLC canned tuna on Wednesday. The Bumble Bee recall notice did not specify how may individual cans were involved.

Retailers nationwide received the recalled tuna and would have had it available for sale to consumers from Feb. 10 through March 16, according to the recall notice on the Food and…