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Local health departments (such as JCDH)  do not have the authority to issue food recalls, but may assist in assuring recalled foods do not reach consumers

FDA (Food & Drug Administration) –oversees recalls for manufactured foods, drugs, medical devices, cosmetics, pet food and animal health products

USDA (United States Department of Agriculture ) issues recalls for meat, poultry and processed egg products is not involved in recalling any foods, but does maintain a listing of active food recalls