Bumble Bee recalls several types of canned tuna

Dangerous bacteria could get inside can

Published On: Mar 07 2013 08:00:01 AM EST
ORLANDO, Fla. -

Bumble Bee Foods is recalling some of its popular canned tuna because the seals may be loose, allowing bacteria to get inside.

The affected types of tuna include Chunk Light Tuna and Chunk White Albacore. The cans were sold in various-sized packs between January 17 and February 28.

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According to the FDA, "spoilage organisms or pathogens" could get into the openings in the cans and cause customers to get sick. However, the FDA has received no reports of illnesses.

Anyone who has purchased the recalled tuna cans should throw them in the garbage immediately, according to the FDA.