July 19, 2000Dried Grouper Recalled by
Eastern Oceanic Enterprises
notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Eastern Oceanic Enterprises, Inc. is
conducting a recall of dried grouper because the product, an uneviscerated fish, has the
potential to support the growth of and toxin production by Clostridium botulinum.
Dried Grouper packed in 7-ounce plastic packages.
Recall #F-618-0. Class I
Undetermined, imported from Japan.
Eastern Oceanic Enterprises, Inc., Brooklyn, New York, by telephone, letter, and press
release on November 30, 1999. Completed recall 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.
1 case (50 7-ounce packages) was 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 19,
Safety Alerts compiles
comprehensive safety recall information for the United States. SafeMail is a free email
service to warn consumers of faulty products and contaminated foods. For complete
information regarding current recalls, past recalls and timely product warning
notification visit: www.safetyalerts.com.