November 2, 1999PowerAde Mountain Blast
Recalled Because of Mold
Chattanooga, TN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
today reported that the Minute Maid Company, for Coca-Cola USA, is recalling certain
containers of PowerAde Mountain Blast because the product may be contaminated with mold.
The recalled PowerAde Mountain Blast
was sold in in 20 ounce PET containers bearing the code 9112CC
This ongoing recall was
initiated by the company on September 3, 1999 by E-mail or fax. This is the first
notice the FDA has issued to the general public of the recall.
Over 23,900 cases the beverage were
distributed in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana,
Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and
Texas. The firm estimated that 2,471 cases remained on market at time of recall
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA
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