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February 7, 2003

Recall Update: Pacific Rim Import Ceramicware Recall is Complete

 (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.

PRODUCT
Ceramicware - Vintage Violet Collection.
a) Item 2007 - 9" Teapot. Recall # F-141-3;
b) Item 20070 - 4.5" Mug. Recall # F-142-3;
c) Item 20071 - 8.5" Pitcher. Recall # F-143-3;
d) Item 20078 - 8.5" Plate. Recall # F-144-3;
e) Item 20079 - 10.5" Plate. Recall # F-145-3.

CODE
All products on the market at the time the recall was initiated.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Pacific Rim Import Corporation, Seattle, WA, by letters on March 18, 2002. FDA initiated recall is complete.

REASON
The products contain elevated amounts of leachable lead.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
2344 pieces distributed by firm.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.
 

 
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