November 16, 2000Alma Mild Mixed Vegetables
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.
Alma Mild Mixed Vegetables Giardinera, packed in 16-fluid ounce jars.
All product on market at time of recall initiation.
Product of Greece.
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.
Massachusetts and New York.
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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