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January 3, 2001

Blue Ridge brand Macaroni Salad Recalled

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

Tonawanda, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Blue Ridge Farms, Inc. is recalling its Blue Ridge brand Macaroni Salad, in 10-pound rigid plastic containers because the  product contained undeclared potassium sorbate.

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

PRODUCT
Blue Ridge brand Macaroni Salad, in 10-pound rigid plastic containers.

Recall #F-156-1.

CODE
Sell by May 29.

MANUFACTURER
Blue Ridge Farms, Inc., Brooklyn, New York.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by letter sent on July 5, 2000. Firm-initiated recall *complete.

*Completed recall: While the FDA has completed processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been fully accounted for.

DISTRIBUTION
New York.

QUANTITY
736 10-pound containers were distributed; firm estimates none remains on the market.

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

 
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