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November 16, 2000

Alma Mild Mixed Vegetables Giardinera Recalled

Stoughton, MA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Alma Food Corporation is recalling certain Alma Mild Mixed Vegetables Giardinera because the product contains undeclared sulfites.

This is the first public notice of this Class I issued by FDA.

PRODUCT
Alma Mild Mixed Vegetables Giardinera, packed in 16-fluid ounce jars.

Recall #F-039-1.

CODE
All product on market at time of recall initiation.

MANUFACTURER
Product of Greece.

RECALLED BY
Alma Foods Corporation, Stoughton, Massachusetts (repacker/distributor), by telephone on August 9, 2000, followed by letter faxed on August 10, 2000. Ongoing recall resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the
New York Department of Agriculture and Markets.

DISTRIBUTION
Massachusetts and New York.

QUANTITY
Firm estimated that approximately 47 cases (12 jars per case) remained on the market at time of recall initiation.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

 
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