Many Consumers Ignore Food Product Recalls

According to a study by Rutgers University’s Food Policy Institute, many Americans fail to check their homes for recalled food products

According to a study by Rutgers University’s Food Policy Institute, many Americans fail to check their homes for recalled food products. The study found 60% of Americans reported ever having looked for recalled food products in their homes. Only 10% have found a recalled food product. Nearly 75% of those surveyed said they would like to receive personalized info about recalls on their receipt at the grocery store, and more than 60% would like info by a letter or e-mail.