April 30, 2003
Recall Update: Ocean Duke Cryo-Freeze Tuna
Steaks Recall is Complete
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Paradise Brand; Cryo-Freeze Tuna Steaks. Recall # F-332-3.
a) Burris Lot #89892;
b) Burris Lot #87869;
c) Americold Lot #25282.
Ocean Duke Corporation, Torrance, CA, by email on December 16, 2001, and by
telephone and faxed letters on December 18, 2001. Firm initiated recall is
Vacuum-packaged tuna loins were inadequately labeled resulting in the
potential for the formation of C. botulinum toxin due to temperature abuse.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
a) 2,500 cases of 6/8 oz;
b) 3,300 cases of 6/8 oz;
c) 795 cases of 8/10 oz.
NY, MD, OH, IL, and MA.