February 8, 2001Pathmark brand Raspberry Seltzer
public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Cott Beverages USA, Inc. is recalling - or
has recalled - Pathmark brand Raspberry Seltzer because Bottles labeled as
"Raspberry Seltzer" actually contained a second product, "Raspberry Clear
Essence." The "Raspberry Clear Essence" product contains citric acid,
potassium benzoate (a preservative), aspartame, and ascorbic acid which are not listed on
the "Raspberry Seltzer" label. Additionally, the label of the "Raspberry
Seltzer" does not warn phenylketonurics that the product contains phenylalanine.
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
Pathmark brand Raspberry Seltzer, 2 Liter PET bottles.
Premium Beverages Packers, Wyomissing, PA.
Cott Beverages USA, Inc., Tampa, FL, by e-mail on January 5, 2001 and a letter on January
8, 2001. Firm-initiated recall is *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.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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