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September 19, 2000

Gourmet Pacific Brand Tuna Recalled

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Diamond Bay Specialty Seafoods is recalling its Gourmet Pacific brand tuna because the products are decomposed.

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

Gourmet Pacific brand tuna in 4-ounce retorted pouches: a) Maui Onion Ahi Tuna.

b) Smoked Ahi Tuna.

Recall #F-858/859-0.

a) 31601-02715-00604; b) 31401-02715-00504.

Diamond Bay Specialty Seafoods Hawaii, Inc., Kahului, Hawaii.

Manufacturer, by letter on August 5, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

Hawaii, California, New York, Texas, Washington state, Montana.

2,172 pounds were distributed.

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

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