FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
July 14, 1999
"Sunshine Sprouts" Clover Sprouts
West Palm Beach, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Sunshine Sprouts is recalling Peony Mark brand
"Sunshine Sprouts" Clover Sprouts, in 4-6 ounce cardboard containers, because
the sprouts may have been contaminated with Salmonella s. Typhimurium.
The seeds used to manufacture these
sprouts were from the same lot of seeds that was implicated in a Salmonella s. Typhimurium
outbreak in Colorado.
Sunshine Sprouts (sprout grower), West Palm Beach, Florida.
Manufacturer, by letter sent on June 7, 1999, and by telephone June 8, 1999, and by
press release. Firm-initiated recall complete.
Firm estimates none remains on the market.