March 1, 2001Richfood Bleach Recalled by
SuperValu Eastern Region
VA (SafetyAlerts) - SuperValu
Eastern Region is voluntarily recalling about 500 bottles of Richfood bleach. The bottles
were mislabeled. The clear plastic 32 oz. bottles were labeled bleach, but contained
ammonia. If the ammonia is mixed with bleach or acid, irritating or toxic gases could be
No injuries have been reported. This recall is being conducted to prevent the possibility
The 32 oz. bottles of bleach were sold in supermarkets throughout Pennsylvania, New York,
New Jersey, Maryland, and Northern Virginia from January 2001 through February 2001. The
recalled bottles have a UPC Code of 11166 20961, which can be found on the back of the
label, and sold for about $0.80. A warning on the back of the label says, "Do not use
with toilet bowl cleansers, ammonia, or other household chemicals."
Consumers should return the Richfood bottles of bleach to the store where purchased for a
replacement or refund.
For more information, call SuperValu toll-free at (866) 376-1257 between 9 a.m. until 5
p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
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