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July 25, 2000

CVS Gold Emblem and Safeway Select Brands of Natural Spring Water Recalled

Saratoga Springs, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Saratoga Beverage Group, Inc. is conducting a recall of CVS Gold Emblem and Safeway Select brands of natural spring water because the product is contaminated with yeast, mold, and particulates.

CVS Gold Emblem and Safeway Select brands of Natural Spring Water, in 1.5 liter plastic bottles.

FDA recall #F-608-0.  Class III

All lot numbers include "PRO110299" followed by 3 or 4 numbers, followed by the letter "S".

Saratoga Springs Water Company, Saratoga Springs, New York.

Saratoga Beverage Group, Inc., Saratoga Springs, New York, by telephone on or about June 6, 2000, followed by letter. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.  Although this recall began on the date above - this is the first public notice issued by the FDA.


4,954 cases (12 per case) 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 SafeMail subscribers July 25, 2000.

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