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April 18, 2000

Diet Coke in 2 Liter Bottles Recalled

Maspeth, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Coca-Cola Bottling Company is recalling Diet Coke in 2 liter plastic bottles, because the product is labeled as Diet Coke but actually contained Coca-Cola Classic, a regularly sweetened beverage.

Almost 10,000 cases,  that bear the code DEC2799KME, were distributed in New York.

This Class II recall was initiated by Coca-Cola Bottling Company, by E-mail on October 26, 1999 and by letter dated November 1, 1999.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA although the recall report states a press release was issued on October 28, 1999.  The FDA has stated that the company has completed all required recall procedures.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-284-0

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers April 18, 2000.

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