FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
July 20, 1999
Frank L. Harter & Sons Potato Salad and Cole
Cincinnati, OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Frank L. Harter & Sons is recalling some of
their potato salad and cole slaw products, manufactured and distributed in 5 pound and 10
pound plastic containers because of undeclared allergens.
The potato salad contains undeclared
egg yolks and undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5. The cole slaw and fine cole slaw contain
undeclared egg yolks.
All potato salad distributed prior to 6/3/99 and all cole slaw and fine cole slaw
distributed prior to 6/15/99.
Frank L. Harter & Sons, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Manufacturer: a) by telephone on June 4, 1999, followed by visit, and by letter
mailed beginning June 4, 1999; b&c) by telephone and by letter beginning on June 16,
1999. Completed field correction (relabeling) resulted from an inspection conducted by the
Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA).
Kentucky and Indiana.
Approximately 800 pounds of potato salad and 150 pounds of cole slaw and fine cole
slaw remained on market at time of recall initiation.