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January 25, 2001

Enriched Scott's Brand Pearl Plain Yellow Corn Meal Recalled

Auburn, KY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Scott’s 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.

PRODUCT
Enriched Scott's brand Pearl Plain Yellow Corn Meal in 50 lb. bags.

Recall #F-174-1.

CODE:
Lot 348.

MANUFACTURER:
Scott’s Auburn Mills, Inc., Auburn, KY.

RECALLED BY:
Manufacturer, by fax and mail on January 11, 2001. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION:
Illinois.

QUANTITY:
25-50 lb. bags

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

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers January 25, 2001.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

 
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