November 2, 1999PowerAde Mountain Blast
Recalled Because of Product Mix Up
Chicago, IL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
today reported that the Minute Maid Company, for Coca-Cola USA is recalling certain
containers PowerAde Mountain Blast because some cans actually contain Lemon-Lime flavor.
The Lemon-Lime flavor contains FD&C Yellow No. 5 Lake and brominated vegetable oil
that are not listed as ingredients on the Mountain Blast flavor.
The recalled PowerAde Mountain Blast
was sold in 11.5 ounce cans bearing the Lot number 9203MD.
This ongoing recall was
initiated by the company on August 18, 1999 by E-mail or fax. This is the first
notice the FDA has issued to the general public of the recall.
Over 5,300 cases the beverage were
distributed in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Tennessee and Wisconsin.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA
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