April 11, 2001FDA First Notice: 2 More
Products Affected by Starlink Corn Recall
DC (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that two firms are recalling products that were
manufactured using an ingredient which appeared 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
these Class II
recalls issued by FDA.
Carroll Shelbys Original Texas Brand Chili Kit, sales Units are 4 ounce kits (bags)
packaged in 12 count, 60 count, 96 count or 120 count per box.
UPC codes with the following code dates:
12-count, UPC: 7239610000 Date Codes: 2920, 2930, 2940, 2970, 2980, 3040, 3050, 3070,
3080, 3140, 3150, 3190, 3200, 3210, 3220, 3250, 3270, 3320, 3330, 3340, 3350.
60-count, UPC: 7239670250 Date Codes: 2990, 3000.
96-count, UPC: 7239670230 Date Codes: 3060, 3110,
3120, 3130, 3180, 3190, 3260, 3270.
120-count, UPC: 7239670240 Date Codes: 3000, 3040,
Reily Foods Company, New Orleans, LA.
Manufacturer, by letter on March 29, 2001. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
# 2103752, SYSCO Cheese Enchilada 1.625 oz./90 CT.
Fernandos Food Corporation, Compton, CA.
Manufacturer, by letter on November 6, 2000. Firm-initiated recall *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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