October 3, 2002
ADM Milling Has Recalled flour
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) has released the following information.
a) Untreated soft wheat flour in bulk or packaged in 50-lb. bags labeled as
Pastry Flour or 100-lb. bags labeled as Soft Wheat Flour. Recall # F-874-2;
b) Enriched soft wheat flour in bulk or packaged in 50-lb. bags labeled as
Biscuit Flour, 50-lb. bags and 100-lb. bags labeled as Soft Wheat Flour, or
100-lb. bags labeled as McKee Cookie Flour. Recall # F-875-2;
c) Enriched and chlorinated soft wheat flour in bulk and 100-lb. bags
labeled as McKee Cake Flr or Chlorinated Flour. Recall # F-876-2;
d) Soft bleached flour in 100-lb. bags labeled as KS. Dia.
Bleached Flour (KS. Dia. = Kansas Diamond). Recall # F-877-2.
Product received by the customer between 12/13/01-1/8/02 and
ADM Milling Co., Overland Park, KS, by telephone on January 14, 2002. Firm
initiated recall is ongoing.
The products were contaminated with Salmonella.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Untreated bulk-3,107,800 lbs.,
enriched bulk-1,210,380 lbs.;
enriched & chlorinated bulk-1,963,680 lbs. bagged-1,680/100-lb.;
TX, AR, and OK.