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November 21, 2000

Lay's Brand Classic Potato Chips Recalled

Plano, TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Frito-Lay, Inc. is recalling certain Lay's brand Classic Potato Chips because certain bags labeled as "Classic Potato Chips" may actually contain "Sour Cream and Onion Potato Chips."

The "Sour Cream and Onion Potato Chips" contain dairy ingredients which are not listed on the "Classic Potato Chips" product’s label.

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

Lay's brand Classic Potato Chips, in 5 1/2 ounce bags.

Recall #F-046-1.

Oct 3/48722307113.

Frito-Lay, Inc., Fayetteville, Tennessee.

Frito-Lay, Inc., Plano, Texas, by visit beginning August 22, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Georgia.

231 cases or 2,772 packages were distributed.

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

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers November 21, 2000.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

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