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Aug 2, 2000

Tuv Taam Brand Olive Spread Recalled

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Tuv Taam Corporation is conducting a recall of Tuv Taam brand Olive Spread because the product contained undeclared sodium benzoate.

PRODUCT
Tuv Taam brand Olive Spread in 7.5-ounce rigid plastic containers.

Recall #F-609-0.  Class III

CODE
All codes on the market at time of recall initiation.

MANUFACTURER
Tuv Taam Corporation, Brooklyn, New York.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by letter on February 2, 2000. Completed field correction (relabeling) resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.

DISTRIBUTION
New York and New Jersey.

QUANTITY
Approximately 1,600 containers were distributed.

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

 
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