March 15, 2000Southern Welding Supply, Inc.
Recalls Oxygen Cylinders
Marietta, GA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Southern Welding Supply, Inc. is recalling
compressed oxygen cylinders because of current good manufacturing deviations including but
not limited to failure to test each batch of oxygen for identity and purity prior to
The recalled compressed oxygen (USP)
was sold in various sizes of steel and aluminum cylinders and were distributed in Georgia
and South Carolina. All lots are affected by this recall.
This Class II recall
was initiated by Southern Welding Supply, Inc. by visit November 5, 1999. This is
the first public notice issued by the FDA. The FDA has stated that the company has
completed all required recall procedures.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #d-242-0
Notice of this product warning was
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subscribers March 15, 2000.
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