April 10, 2000Cora Brand Chopped Garlic in
Utica, NY (SafetyAlerts) - New York State Agriculture Commissioner
Nathan L. Rudgers is warning consumers not to eat Cora Brand Chopped Garlic in water,
manufactured by Diva Farms, Ltd. due to improper processing.
Routine sampling conducted by the New
York State Department of Agriculture and Markets revealed that the product contained
insufficient acidification to render the product shelf stable and could support the growth
of pathogenic organisms.
This product is packaged in 7-1/2 oz.
glass containers and is uncoded.
This product was distributed in the upstate New
York area. There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of
Consumers who have this product should not consume
it. They should return it to the place of purchase.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafeMail subscribers April 10,
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