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March 1, 2001

Richfood Bleach Recalled by SuperValu Eastern Region

Bleach recalledRichmond, 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 produced.

No injuries have been reported. This recall is being conducted to prevent the possibility of injury.

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.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers March 1, 2001.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

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