October 16, 2003
Recall Update: Kawasho International
Tuna Recall is Complete
The FDA has released the following information.
Geisha Chunk Light Tuna In Water, Vegetable Broth and Salt Added, NET WT.6
OZ. (170g), Product of Philippines. Recall # F545-3.
SJBC OOCA 2614; SJBC OOCA 2618; SJBC OOCA 2619; SJBC OOCA 2617; SJBC OOCA
Recalling Firm: Kawasho International USA Inc, New York, NY, by letter on
December 17, 2002.
Manufacturer: Ocean Canning Corporation, Philippines. FDA initiated recall
Tuna in pouches may be post-processing contaminated with food pathogens.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
1,162 cases of 50 each.
MO, OH, AR, MI, and ID.