August 25, 1999
Medstar Brand Apricots Recalled
Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Lantev Distributing Corporation is recalling
Medstar brand Apricots, in 7 ounce (200g) plastic containers, because the product
contained undeclared sulfites.
Recall #F-649-9. Class I
Etem Ozsoy, Izmir, Turkey (packer).
Lantev Distributing Corporation, Brooklyn, New York (distributor), by telephone,
letter, visit, and press release on November 3, 1998. Completed field correction
(relabeling) resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York Department of
Agriculture and Markets.
New York and New Jersey.
317 cases (24 packages per case) were distributed.
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