December 27, 1999Powerade Mountain Blast Recalled
Chicago, IL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that the Minute Maid Company is recalling Powerade
Mountain Blast, in 20 ounce containers, because it is contaminated with mold.
This ongoing Class III recall was initiated
by the company verbally and by by E-mail and fax on December 9, 1999. This is the
first public notice issued by the FDA.
Over 2,478 cases (24 cans per case)
were distributed in Indiana and Minnesota. The firm estimated that 620 cases
remained on market at time of recall initiation.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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