Marine Brand 5 pound IQF Shell-On Shrimp Tails Recalled
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
May 5, 1999
Bayou La Batre, AL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that International Oceanic Enterprises Inc. is
recalling Master Marine brand 5 pound IQF Shell-On Shrimp Tails, packed 4/5 pound poly
bags per cardboard carton, because the sodium bisulfite declaration on the product
labels is intermittently illegible. All sizes of shrimp included in the carton.
517-351-98 350-356-98 530-356-98 534-6-99540-7-99 548-12-99 549-13-99 550-14-99 551-19-99
552-19-99 553-19-99 559-26-99560-26-99 568-32-99 569-33-99 570-34-99573-34-99 574-34-99
International Oceanic Enterprises Inc., Bayou La Batre, Alabama.
Manufacturer, by letter dated March 2, 1999, and by telephone on March 9, 1999.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
The midwest, and eastern sections of the United States.
59,620 pounds were distributed.