June 27, 2001FDA First Notice: Valley
National Gases Inc. Recalls Oxygen Cylinders
WV (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Valley National Gases Inc. has recalled certain
oxygen cylinders because they were sold were sold unfilled or empty.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Oxygen, USP Compressed, size B, D and E aluminum and steel cylinders.
Recall # D-233-1.
Lots 116T102 and 116T103.
Valley National Gases, Inc., Charleston, WV.
Valley National Gases, Inc., Wheeling, WV, by telephone and letter on 5/3/2001. Firm
initiated recall is *complete.
*Completed recall: FDA states 'completed recall'
indicates the company has removed all affected product from store shelves, it does
not necessarily mean this particular product lot, or codes, have been fully accounted for.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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