January 25, 2001Enriched Scott's Brand Pearl
Plain Yellow Corn Meal Recalled
KY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Scotts Auburn Mills is recalling
Enriched Scott's brand Pearl Plain Yellow Corn Meal because the products appear to contain
the genetic material (DNA) necessary for the production in corn (trade name: StarLink) of
the pesticide Cry9C protein derived from Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies tolworthi. The
pesticide is not allowed for use in foods for human consumption.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Enriched Scott's brand Pearl Plain Yellow Corn Meal in 50 lb. bags.
Scotts Auburn Mills, Inc., Auburn, KY.
Manufacturer, by fax and mail on January 11, 2001. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
25-50 lb. bags
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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