JUNE 2000

WEEK ENDING JUNE 2

PRODUCT Fresh Made Kefir Strawberry-Banana, 32-fluid ounces.
CODE Product is coded with expiration dates through 5/12/00.
MANFACTURER Fresh Made, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
DISTRIBUTION California, Illinois, New Jersey, Pennsylvania.
QUANTITY 180 cases (12 per case) were distributed.
REASON The Fresh Made Kefir Strawberry-Banana contains undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.

PRODUCT Shedd's Spread Country Crock Light, in 1-pound tub.
CODE Feb2100TA (located on side of lid) UPC: 27400 22402 (located on side of tub).
MANFACTURER Lipton, Dallas, Texas.
RECALLED BY Lipton   Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
DISTRIBUTION Mississippi, Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana.
QUANTITY 792 cases (18 units per case) were distributed.
REASON Product is contaminated with ammonia.

PRODUCT Marzipan Candy, packaged in 5-ounce plastic basket containers.
CODE None.
MANFACTURER Elk Candy Company, New York, New York.
DISTRIBUTION New York.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remains on the market.
REASON Product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, FD&C Blue No. 1 and FD&C Red No. 3. In addition, the product contains an unapproved color additive formerly certifiable as FD&C Red No. 2.

PRODUCT Jiang Tang brand Ginger Flavor Candy, in 8.8-ounce flexible plastic bags. Product of China.
CODE None.
MANFACTURER Guangdong Jiangmen Foreign Trade Development Corporation, Jiangmen,
Guangdong, China.
RECALLED BY 282 International Trading Inc., Brooklyn, New York
DISTRIBUTION New York.
QUANTITY 100 cases (24 bags per case) were distributed.
REASON Product contained the uncertified color additive tartrazine (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 5).

PRODUCT El Jugoso - La Hacienda brand Pan - Bread in 6-ounce flexible plastic packages.
CODE All product on the market at time of recall initiation.
MANFACTURER Hacienda Products, Inc., Brooklyn, New York.
DISTRIBUTION New York.
QUANTITY Approximately 600 packages were distributed. Because the product only has a 15-day shelf life, none is expected to remain on the market.
REASON Product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.

PRODUCT Philadelphia Candies Milk Chocolate Fruits and Nuts, in 1-pound box.
CODE All products distributed since January 1, 2000 to May 3, 2000.
MANFACTURER Philadelphia Candies, Inc., Hermitage, Pennsylvania.
DISTRIBUTION Pennsylvania and Ohio.
QUANTITY Firm estimated that 30 1-pound containers remained on market at time of recall initiation.
REASON The chocolate covered pineapple product contains undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, and the chocolate covered cherry product contains undeclared FDC Red No. 40.

PRODUCT Pineapple Chunks packed in natural juice, in 108-ounce (6-pound 12-ounce) containers
CODE All can codes with a top line of 108912.
MANFACTURER Summerpride Foods, Inc., East London, South Africa.
RECALLED BY Sunlight Foods, Inc., Miami, Florida
DISTRIBUTION Florida.
QUANTITY 782 cases (6 cans per case) were distributed.
REASON Product contains elevated levels of tin.

PRODUCT Purity brand Syrup, in 24-fluid ounce plastic bottles.
CODE Lot Numbers: 9091, 11700, 11800, 11900, 16600, 16700, 16800, 18600, 18700, 18800, 18900, 29100, 29200, and 29300.
MANFACTURER Nealanders International, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
RECALLED BY Purity Foods, Inc., Clayton, Ohio (distributor)
DISTRIBUTION Minnesota, Pennsylvania, California, New York, Michigan, Minnesota, Rhode Island, Ohio.
QUANTITY Approximately 6,000 (12 bottles per case) cases were distributed.
REASON Product does not meet the standard of identify for table syrup as specified in 21 CFR 168.180 because it did not contain the required amount of soluble sweetener solids.

PRODUCT 8" Single Layer Carrot Cake w/Creme Cheese Frosting (frozen), packed in rigid plastic containers (8 inch/25 ounce).
CODE All products manufactured up to 4/25/00.
MANFACTURER LaBree's Bakery, Old Towne, Maine.
DISTRIBUTION Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania.
QUANTITY Approximately 950 cases (packed 6 x 25-ounce cake) were distributed from 4/10/00 to 4/25/00.
REASON Product contains undeclared FD&C Blue No. 1

Product: ''Foods of New Mexico'' brand ''Chicken Enchiladas'' in 12-ounce packages.
Codes: Packed on May 22, 2000. All packages bear a code of ''36663'' and the number ''13272'' appears in the USDA mark of inspection.
Problem: The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Discovered: A sample collected by FSIS/OFO personnel on5/22/00, returned a positive result for Listeria monocytogenes on 5/30/00.
Establishment: Foods of New Mexico         3313 Girard NE         Albuquerque, New Mexico 87107
Contact: Mr. Bill Brown, VP, Sales & Operations, 505-888-0104
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 45-pounds
Distribution: Albuquerque, New Mexico and Florida (30-pounds of sales samples).

Product: ''CURTIS'' FRANKS made with pork and beef, packed in 12-oz. packages and ''BEEF MASTER'' brand Beef Franks in 1-lb. packages.
Codes: Both products were packed on May 4, 2000 have a ''Sell By'' date of ''JUL03'' printed on the label. In addition, the number 2642 appears in the USDA mark of inspection.
Problem: Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Discovered: A sample, collected by Georgia Department of Agriculture personnel from a retail market on May 22, 2000, returned positive results for Listeria monocytogenes on May 28, 2000. Georgia Department of Agriculture authorities notified FSIS of the lab results on May 28, 2000 and FSIS notified the firm immediately.
Establishment: Curtis Packing Company         P.O. Box 1470         Greensboro, North Carolina 27406
Contact: Mr. John D. Curtis ,336-275-7684 ex129 Mr. Douglas B. Curtis, President, 336-275-7684, ex117
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 15,000 pounds
Distribution: Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Alabama, Tennessee and Florida.

WEEK ENDING JUNE 9

PRODUCT Chef's Choice Chicken Stir Fry, in 36 ounce packages.
CODE X9363N, X0040N, X0091N.
MANUFACTURER National Custom Packing Castroville, California (component assembler); Choice One Foods, Los Angeles, California (chicken component manufacturer).
RECALLED BY Sea Coast Foods, Inc., A subsidiary of Aurora Foods, Inc., St. Louis, Missouri (responsible firm)
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY 2,991 12-bag cases were distributed.
REASON The product's outer label fails to declare whey protein as an ingredient.

PRODUCT Hiland Vitamin A & D Lowfat Milk 1% Milkfat, half-pint.
CODE EXP APR 09, Plant Code 20-434.
MANUFACTURER Hiland Dairy Foods Company, Wichita, Kansas.
DISTRIBUTION Kansas.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remains on the market. Product expired.
REASON Product was contaminated with chlorine.

PRODUCT RO*TEL brand Diced Tomatoes and Green Chilies, packed in 10-ounce can.
CODE Top Line Can Code: 9_RTX259A1; Case Code: 28243X259AXA1; Label Code: 6414428243.
MANUFACTURER Pacific Coast Prodycers, Inc. Lodi, California.
RECALLED BY International Home Foods, Inc. Parsippany, New York.
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide
QUANTITY 642,816 cans were distributed.
REASON Product may contain metal fragments.

PRODUCT Liquid Vitamin Product under two labels: Rugby Daily Vitamins and H-T Dalyvite Liquid, in 8 and 16-ounce bottles
CODE Lot number appearing on both labels is 910624 EXP 12/01. Product number specific to the Rugby label is 602-0412. The Hi-Tech label erroneously lists NDC #50383-624-16, This is not a drug.
MANUFACTURER Hi-Tech Pharmacal Company, Inc., Amityville, New York.
DISTRIBUTION The Hi-Tech labeled product was distributed to the following states: Maine, Indiana, New York, California, North Carolina, Michigan, Texas, New Jersey, Ohio, Alabama, Missouri, Connecticut, Florida, Washington state, Oregon, Utah, Puerto Rico. The Rugby labeled product was distributed to Alabama only.
QUANTITY 16,857 bottles were distributed; firm estimated that 60 percent of the product remained on the market at time of recall initiation.
REASON Product is contaminated with yeast.

Product: "Mega Meats Ground Beef " in ten-pound bags.
Codes: Produced May 31, 2000. Establishment 18661 is in the USDA mark of inspection. No other identification markings.
Problem: Possible Escherichia coli O157:H7 contamination.
Discovered: An FSIS microbiological monitoring sample was collected on 5/31/00, and reported positive for E. coli O157: H7 on 6/05/00.
Establishment: Mega Meats, Inc.         2824 Boston Road         Bronx, New York 10469
Contact: Mr. Jerome Rascona; 718-231-2010
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 420 pounds
Distribution: Sale to restaurants in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Lower Westchester County, New York.

Product: Ready-to-Eat Sliced "Hickory Pit Smoked Ham With Natural Juices" in eight-ounce packages.
Codes: Made 05/31/00. Establishment 13562 is in the USDA mark of inspection. A "Sell- By Date" of "06/10/00" is stamped on the packages.
Problem: Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Discovered: The recall is in response to the finding of Listeria monocytogenes by the FSIS through its routine microbiological testing program.
Establishment: Schnuck Markets Inc.,        60 N. Central Industrial Blvd.         O’ Fallon, Missouri 63366
Contact: Mr. Ed Meyer; 314-994-4744, Ms. Marie McGeehan; 314-962-0944, Ms. Joanie Taylor, 314-994-4789
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 60 pounds
Distribution: St. Louis County, Missouri; Columbia, Missouri; and Evansville, Indiana.

Product: Zweigle’s Inc., Beef Bologna
Codes: Logs of bologna weighing 10 to 15 pounds each Packed in Individual boxes on May 18, 2000. Pressure sensitive label bearing "Sell By" date of 07-01-00 on box labels along with date code 0137.
Problem: The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Discovered: The problem was discovered through sampling conducted by NY Agriculture & Markets personnel at a supermarket delicatessen.
Establishment: Zweigle’s Inc.         651 Plymouth Avenue         Rochester, New York 14608-1689
Contact: James Vacanti (716) 546-1740
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 2200 pounds
Distribution: Grocery store delicatessens in the Rochester and Finger Lakes area of New York

WEEK ENDING JUNE 16

PRODUCT Tree of Life Organic Trail Mix: a) in 6-ounce, plastic bags; b) 25-pound bulk product in a corrugated box with the date of manufacturer on the tape of the box.
CODE a) Item #2335701, UPC code 0 30684 335709, with the following expiration dates on the back: 24600, 05401, 08101.
b) Item #175091, UPC code is 0 30684 17509 1, with the following dates of manufacture: 10-14-99, 12-6-99, 12-7-99, 12-17-99, 01-13-00, 03-02-00, 03-09-00, 03-17-00, 04-13-00, 04-15-00.
MANUFACTURER Tree of Life, St. Augustine, Florida.
DISTRIBUTION Eastern United States and Arizona.
QUANTITY a) 1974 units; b) 270 boxes were distributed.
REASON The product contains undeclared peanuts.

PRODUCT a) Danish Rye Bread; b) German Rye Bread; c) Caraway Rye Bread; d) Large Round Rye Bread in loaves which have a declared net weight of 1-pound 8-ounces; e) Assorted Hard Rolls in individual weight packages.
CODE All lots distributed prior to April 28, 2000.
MANUFACTURER O & H Danish Bakery, Inc., Racine, Wisconsin.
DISTRIBUTION Wisconsin.
QUANTITY Approximately 300-pounds were distributed.
REASON Products contained undeclared eggs.

PRODUCT Pudding Mixes and Salads: a) 1) Instant Pistachio Pudding Mix, packed in retail cartons, 24 cartons per case, distributed under the following brand labels: Kroger (3.5 oz and 5.25 oz sizes), Best Choice (3.5 oz), Fry's (3.5 oz), and Safeway (3.4 oz), and 50 LB bulk containers; b) No Sugar Added Instant Pistachio Pudding Mix, packed and distributed under the Kroger label, in 1.1 oz retail cartons, 24 per case; c) Watergate Salad, distributed under the Kroger Delicatessen Bright Sides label, packed in 11 oz retail containers, 12 per case; and Watergate Salad distributed under the Deli Chef label, packed in 6 LB bulk containers; d) Pistachio Pineapple Delight packed and distributed under the Deli Chef label, in 7-LB bulk containers.
CODE The Sell-By dates for the Instant Pistachio Pudding Mixes are: "DEC0200 to MAR2401" (Kroger label, 1.1 oz, 3.5 oz, 5.25 oz); "122299 and 030100" (Kroger label, 50 LB bulk); "FEB2401 to APR2101" (Best Choice label, 3.5 oz); "DEC3000 to APR2101" (Fry's label, 3.5 oz); and "DEC02000 to MAR2401" (Safeway label, 3.4 oz). The Sell-By dates for the Watergate Salads are "3/16 to 4/20" (Kroger Bright Side, 11 oz); 3/22 to 4/25" (Deli Chef, 6 LB). The Sell-By date for the Pistachio Pineapple Delight is: "3/16 to 4/24" (Deli Chef, 7-LB).
MANUFACTURER Kenlake Foods, Murray, Kentucky (pudding mixes) and K.B. Specialty Foods, Greenburg, Indiana (salads).
RECALLED BY The Kroger Company, Cincinnati, Ohio
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY a&b) 14,369 cases; c) 717 cases; d) 2,576 cases were distributed.
REASON Products may contain undeclared peanuts.

PRODUCT Lucerne Mud Pie Ice Cream, packaged in paperboard square half-gallon cartons.
CODE Best Before NOV 06 00.
MANUFACTURER Safeway, Inc., Bellevue, Washington.
RECALLED BY Safeway, Inc., Pleasanton, California
DISTRIBUTION Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington state.
QUANTITY Undetermined.
REASON The product contains undeclared peanuts. The cartons labeled as "Mud Pie Ice Cream" actually contain a second product, "Goo Goo Clusters Ice Cream" which contains peanuts as an ingredient. Peanuts are not listed as an ingredient on the Mud Pie Ice Cream carton.

PRODUCT Sandwiches wrapped in cellophane: a) Vegetable; b) Chicken Salad; c) Turkey; d) Italian Salame; e) Roast Beef.
CODE 0505 on a white sticker label.
MANUFACTURER Paninis From Heaven, Bellevue, Washington.
DISTRIBUTION Washington state.
QUANTITY Approximately 3,500 sandwiches on a weekly basis.
REASON Products contain undeclared eggs as a component ingredient of mayonnaise.

PRODUCT Various bulk human grade mineral nutrition products, packaged in 55-lb. drums:
a) Calcium Citrimal, 20.4% Ca
b) Cardio Health Premix
c) Carlson Multi Mineral Glycinate
d) Copper Chelazome Amino Acid Chelate, 2.57% Cu
e) Magnesium Amino Acid Chelate Buffered
f) Magnesium-Calcium (1:1) Tablet Powder
g) Magnesium Chelazome Amino Acid Chelate
h) Magnesium Citrate, 18.1% Mg
i) Magnesium Creatine
j) Male Multi
k) Meta Mag #1, 10.5% Mg
l) Meta Mag #3
m) Mineral Essence Blend
n) Potassium Amino Acid Complex
o) Potassium Aspartame
p) Solamins Chelated Mineral Blend
q) VM 75 Prime Mineral Blend
r) Zinc Chelazome Amino Acid Chelate.
CODE Lot numbers: a) Lot No. 201011; b) 0090A; c) 0087B; d) 0104A, 200881; e) 200911, 200941, 200951; f) 0077B, 0112A; g) 201021; h) 201171; i) 200871, 201181; j) 0112B; k) 201031; l) 200841, 200842, 201051, 201101 m) 0075C, 0087A, 0112C; n) 201231; o) 201151; p) 0125A, 0125B; q) 0090B, 0117A, 117B; r) 0101A, 0102A, 200771.
MANUFACTURER Albion Laboratories, Inc., Clearfield, Utah.
DISTRIBUTION Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Montana, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Philadelphia, Texas, Utah, Washington state and Wisconsin, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Guatemala, Lebanon and United Kingdom.
QUANTITY 42,253-pounds were distributed.
REASON The products are contaminated with pieces of wire.

Product: Del Gould brand Ground Beef, Ground Beef Patties, Beef Patty Mix packed in 10 to 60 pound bulk pack boxes.
Codes: Establishment 5553 imprinted in the USDA inspection legend. 060200, 060500, or 060600 on box label.
Problem: The products may be adulterated with E. coli O157:H7
Discovered:  FSIS sample monitoring. Laboratory sample collected on 06/05/00 was reported positive for E. colio 157:H7 on 06/13/00
Establishment: Del Gould Meats Inc.         3520 North 20th Street         Lincoln, Nebraska 68521
Contact: Mr. Larry Feerhusen, 1-800-442-3520
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 7,160 pounds
Distribution: Southeast Nebraska and Southwest Iowa area.

Product: ''Demes Gourmet'' brand ''Black Forest Brand Ham'' in random weight packages of approximately 2.5-pounds each.
Codes: Packed on May 29, 2000. The packages bear a ''PACKED ON'' date of from ''MAY29'' through ''JUN9'' printed on the product weight sticker and the number ''2888'' appears in the USDA mark of inspection on the label.
Problem: The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Discovered: A sample collected by FSIS/OFO personnel on 06/05/00, returned a positive result for Listeria monocytogenes on 06/13/00.
Establishment: Demes Gourmet Corporation         327 N. State College Avenue         Fullerton, California 92631
Contact: Mr. Randy Martin, President, 714-870-6040
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 1,800-pounds
Distribution: California.

Product: ''SYSCO Ground Beef'' and ''Packerland Ground Beef'' packaged in five and ten-pound tubes in 20, 40, 60, and 80 pound boxes.
Codes: Produced May 23, 2000. Establishment 562B is in the USDA mark of inspection in addition to the production date of ''05/23/00'' and the brand names ''Packerland'' or ''SYSCO.''
Problem: Possible Escherichia coli O157:H7 contamination.
Discovered: An FSIS microbiological sample was collected on June 9, 2000, and reported positive for E. coli O157: H7 on June 13, 2000.
Establishment: Packerland Packing Company         2580 University Avenue         Green Bay, Wisconsin 54305
Contact: Mr. Steve Van Lannen; 920-406-2133
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 196,000 pounds
Distribution: For sale to Food Service and Wholesale in New York, Wisconsin, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Maryland, Indiana, Kentucky, New Hampshire and Ohio.

Product: Ready-to-Eat Sliced Luncheon Meat, Sliced Chopped Ham, and Lean Cooked Ham.
Codes: The products were sliced and packaged on June 1 through June 10, 2000. Labels bear the products' name, code date of 6-1-00 through 6-10-00. Establishment 12425 imprinted in the USDA inspection legend.
Problem: Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.
Discovered: The recall is in response to the finding of Listeria monocytogenes by the FSIS  through its routine microbiological testing .
Establishment: AALA MEAT MARKET INC         751 Waiakamilo Road         Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
Contact: Ms. Sandra Moribe, President; 808-832-6650
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 270 pounds
Distribution: Honolulu, Hawaii area

Product: In 16 oz. plastic containers. The orange juice is packed under Knudsen®, Stater Bros., Swiss® and Sunkist® labels. The lemonade is packed under the Knudsen® label.
Codes: The code for the orange juice can be found on its shoulder, and containers with a code of JUL 23 or earlier. The code for the lemonade can be found on its shoulder, and containers with a code of JUL 24 or earlier.
Problem: Possible chemical contamination.
Discovered: A consumers detected a chemical odor like paint thinner and reported a possible chemical contamination.
Establishment: Santee Dairies Inc.     City of Industry, California
Contact: Paul W. Bikowitz, 626/923-3125
Quantity Recalled: Unknown
Distribution: California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and Hawaii.

WEEK ENDING JUNE 23

PRODUCT Daniel Boulud Smoked Atlantic Salmon, in 4-ounce, 8-ounce, 1-pound, and whole or pre-sliced sides
CODE Lot 158 EXP 4/16/00 and Lot 160 EXP 4/27/00.
MANUFACTURER Browne Trading Company, Portland, Maine.
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY Lot 158: 236 pounds distributed; Lot 160: 118.4 pounds distributed. Product is expired, none is expected to remain on market.
REASON Product was contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

PRODUCT 1) Pimento Spread under the following labels and sizes:
a) Ruth’s Pimento Spread - 7 oz., 12 oz., 24 oz., 5 lb., and 10 lb.
b) Bi-Lo Pimento Spread - 7-1/2 oz. and 12-1/2 oz.
c) Piggly Wiggly Pimento Spread - 7 oz. and 12 oz.
d) Lake Hickory Fresh Air Pimento Spread - 7-1/2 oz.
e)IGA Pimento Spread - 12-1/2 oz.
2) Ruth’s Old Fashioned Pimento Spread - 16 oz., 5 lb., and 10 lb.
3) Ruth’s Lite Pimento Spread - 12 oz., 5 lb., and 10 lb.
4) Ruth’s Hot Pimento Spread - 7 oz., 12 oz., and 5 lb.
5) Ruth’s Pimento Spread with Pickle - 7 oz.
6) Ruth’s Smooth Pimento Cheddar Style Spread - 12 oz.
7) Ruth’s Cream Cheese Pineapple-Pecan Spread - 7 oz. and 12-1/2 oz.
8) Bi-Lo Gourmet Style Cheddar Spread - 12-1/2 oz.
9) Ruth’s Deviled Egg Spread - 7 oz. and 5 lb.
CODE All SELL BY dates between March 17, 2000 and June 7, 2000.
MANUFACTURER B & H Foods, Inc., Chester, South Carolina.
RECALLED BY B & H Foods, Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina
DISTRIBUTION North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Alabama.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remains on the market.
REASON Products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

PRODUCT Smoked Salmon: a) Grants Traditional Oak-Smoked Premium Scottish Salmon
b) Wegmans' Cured with Honey Scottish Style Smoked Salmon c) Craigellachie Smoked Scottish Salmon d) MacKnight Smoked Salmon.
CODES a) All codes; b) All codes; c) Batch 144; d) Batch 144.
MANUFACTURER Grants Smoked Foods, Ltd., Maryport, United Kingdom.
RECALLED BY MacKnight Smoked Foods, Inc., New Britain, Pennsylvania
DISTRIBUTION New York and Pennsylvania.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remain on the market.
REASON The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets (NYSDAM) found three of the products contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The MacKnight Smoked Salmon was made from the same batch (144) as the Craigellachie brand salmon, which was found to be positive for Listeria monocytogenes.

PRODUCT La Mexicana brand Green Corn Tortilla products: a) Green Corn Tortillas, 3 dozen per package, 18 packages per case; b) Tri-Colored 4" Corn Tortillas, 3 dozen per package, 24 packages per case; c) Tri-Colored Chip, 3 dozen per package, 24 packages per case.
CODE All with date code 5/12/00 or prior.
MANUFACTURER La Mexicana, Inc., Seattle, Washington.
DISTRIBUTION Washington state and Oregon.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remain on the market.
REASON Products contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.

PRODUCT Lemonade packaged in waxed cardboard quart and pint cartons.
CODE Quart EXP dates - May 17, 2000 and July 3, 2000; Pint EXP dates - June 20, 2000 and July 3, 2000.
MANUFACTURER Barber Pure Milk Company, doing business Barber Dairies, Inc., Birmingham, Alabama.
DISTRIBUTION Alabama.
QUANTITY 7,286 quarts and 9,690 pints were distributed; firm estimates none remains on the market.
REASON Product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.

PRODUCT Various Flavored Syrups for Espresso Drinks and Italian Ices, in 12.7- fluid ounce and 25.4-fluid ounce bottles: a) Chocolate Mint; b) Creme De Cacao; c) Kahula Almond Fudge; d) Sugar Free Chocolate; e) Sugar Free Macadamia Nut; f) Eggnog; g) Peach; h) Pineapple; i) Huckleberry; j) Banana; k) Creme De Menthe; l) Lime; m) Kiwi; n) Creamy Orange; o) Passion Fruit.
CODE None.
MANUFACTURER East Gate Foods, Inc., Monroe, Washington.
RECALLED BY Lowery's Specialty Foods Company, Inc., doing business as Pasanos' Syrups, Snohomish, Washington
DISTRIBUTION Washington state, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Michigan, Colorado.
QUANTITY Approximately 2,500 bottles per week were distributed.
REASON a-e) These syrups contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, FD&C Red No. 40, FD&C Blue No. 1
f-g) These syrups contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, and FD&C Red No. 40
h) This syrup contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6
i) This syrup contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Blue No. 1, and FD&C Red No. 40
j) This syrup contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5 and FD&C Red No. 40
k-l) These syrups contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5 and FD&C Blue No. 1
m) This syrup contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5
n-o) These syrups contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 6.

PRODUCT Jerseymaid Old Fashioned Real Vanilla Ice Cream packaged in paperboard round half-gallon cartons.
CODE 011001 1Plt 06-2394.
MANUFACTURER Safeway, Inc., Los Angeles Ice Cream Plant, Los Angeles, California.
RECALLED BY Safeway Inc. (Vons Companies, a wholly owned subsidiary of Safeway, Inc.), Pleasanton, California
DISTRIBUTION California and Nevada.
QUANTITY 2,000 cases (12,000 units) were distributed.
REASON Product is unfit for food due to contamination with ammonia.

PRODUCT Various Flavored Syrups for Espresso Drinks and Italian Ices, in 12-7 fluid ounce and 25.4-fluid ounce bottles: a) Bing Cherry; b) Blackberry; c) Boysenberry; d) Raspberry; e) Sugar Free Raspberry; f) Spicy Cinnamon; g) Strawberry; h) Watermelon; i) Sugar Free Strawberry.
CODE None.
MANUFACTURER East Gate Foods, Inc., Monroe, Washington.
RECALLED BY Lowery's Specialty Foods Company, Inc., doing business as Pasanos' Syrups Snohomish, Washington
DISTRIBUTION Washington state, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Colorado, Michigan.
QUANTITY Approximately 2,500 bottles per week were distributed.
REASON a-f) These syrups contain undeclared FD&C Blue No.1 and FD&C Red No. 40 g-i) Syrups contain undeclared FD&C Red No. 40.

Product: Ready-to-Eat Sliced Turkey Products.
Codes: (I) Sliced Turkey Ham: ''Farmland'' Sliced ''Turkey Ham''; packaged in 10 and 16-ounce consumer vacuum packages. Package labels bear establishment number P2122 and use by dates of ''JUL 05'' and earlier. (II) In addition, FSIS is also informing the public that sliced turkey breast, which had a use by date of April 30 or earlier, may have also come into contact with the non-food grade oil. The products are:
''Farmland'' brand ''Turkey Breast Special Select'' in 16 ounce packages with establishment number P-19051 stamped on the label; ''MEijER'' brand ''Turkey Breast'' in 16 ounce packages with establishment number P-18029 inside the USDA seal of inspection; ''ALBERTSON'S DELI'' brand ''Turkey Breast'' in 16 ounce packages with establishment number P-19051 stamped on the label; and ''SPRING HILL'' brand ''SMOKED TURKEY BREAST'' in random weight packages with establishment number P-19051 stamped on the label.
Problem: Possible contamination with non-food grade lubricating oil.
Discovered: The recall is in response to analysis and follow-up investigation by the firm of its consumer complaints.
Establishment: Farmland Foods Inc.,     100 East Main Street         Albert Lea, Minnesota 56007
Contact: Mr. David Filson; 816-891-1205; Mr. David Eaheart; 816-459-6312; Ms. Annette Dortch; 816-891-1206
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 86,000 pounds
Distribution: Nationwide

Product: Ice-packed Chicken.
Codes: The products being recalled are listed below.
Allen Family Foods brand ''FRESH YOUNG CHICKEN DRUMSTICKS''
Allen Family Foods brand ''FRESH YOUNG CHICKEN LEG QUARTERS''
Allen Family Foods brand ''FRESH YOUNG CHICKEN THIGHS''
Allen Family Foods brand ''FRESH YOUNG CHICKEN WINGS''
''AL-MADINAH HALAL'' brand ''FRESH YOUNG CHICKEN LEG QUARTERS''
"HALAL'' Allen Family Foods brand ''FRESH YOUNG CHICKEN LEG QUARTERS''
The products were bulk packaged on ice in 40 pound boxes from May 31 through June 15 with labels that bear ''P-171'' inside the USDA Inspection Legend , and the following codes: 05HF, 06AD, 06AE, 06AH, 06AI, 06AJ, 06DD, 06DE, 06DH, 06DI, 06DJ, and 06ED.
Problem: Possible glass contamination of the ice.
Discovered: The glass in the ice was discovered by one of the firm's wholesale customers who reported it to the firm on June 15, 2000.
Establishment: Allen's Family Foods, Incorporated     126 North Shipley Street         Seaford, Delaware 19973-3100
Contact: Michael Pilcher 302-629-9136, ext 165
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 387,000 pounds
Distribution: Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Virginia.

WEEK ENDING JUNE 30

PRODUCT Bon Campo brand Sun Dried Tomatoes, packaged in 3-ounce (85g) clear plastic trays.
CODE None. UPC 081517 100193 on the front label. All product on market at time of recall initiation.
MANUFACTURER Merex Corporation, Yonkers, New York (repacker).
DISTRIBUTION New York.
QUANTITY 408 packages were distributed.
REASON Product contained undeclared sulfites.

PRODUCT Tropical Mix (Trail Mix), in 4 and 16-oz. bags, and a 14-oz. plastic container, under The Farmers Market and Earth Delites label.
CODE Best Before June 17 or earlier.
MANUFACTURER Pittsburgh Snax and Nut Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
DISTRIBUTION Pennsylvania and Ohio.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remain on market.
REASON Product contains undeclared sulfites and FD&C Yellow No. 6.

PRODUCT Stop & Shop brand Vegetarian Vegetable Condensed Soup, in 10.75-ounce can.
CODE Y246 9 257 K.
MANUFACTURER Freddy's Products/Les Produits Freddy, Quebec, Canada.
RECALLED BY Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, Boston, Massachusetts
DISTRIBUTION Connecticut and Massachusetts.
QUANTITY 343 cases (24 cans/case) were distributed.
REASON Product contains undeclared eggs.

PRODUCT Naturally Good Low Fat Caramel Corn, in 10-ounce containers.
CODE Lot 42MAY22.
MANUFACTURER Poppee's Popcorn, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
RECALLED BY Snyder of Berlin, Berlin, Pennsylvania
DISTRIBUTION Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remain on market.
REASON Product contains undeclared peanuts.

PRODUCT Seagull brand Egg-Plant (whole) in brine, in 16-ounce glass jars.
CODE None. All product on market at time of recall initiation.
MANUFACTURER Savoy Enterprise, Ltd., Bangkok, Thailand.
RECALLED BY Hong Thai Foods Corporation, Brooklyn, New York (importer),
DISTRIBUTION New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts.
QUANTITY 46 cases (24 jars per case) were distributed.
REASON Product contained undeclared sulfites.

PRODUCT Smoked Salmon Pate in flexible retort pouches.
CODE 110499, 120499, 2561006, 2561007, 2561027, 2561028, 2561029, 2561030, 2561046, 2561047, 2561063, 2561064, 2561085, 2561086, 2561097, 2561098, 2561129, 2561130.
MANUFACTURER Northwest Gourmet, Dundee, Oregon.
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY 10,994 pieces were distributed.
REASON Product contains undeclared egg yolks.

PRODUCT Yogurt Trail Mix, in 4 and 16-ounce bags, and in a 14-ounce plastic container, under the Farmers Market and Earth Delites labels.
CODE Best Before June 17 or earlier.
MANUFACTURER Pittsburgh Snax and Nut Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
DISTRIBUTION Pennsylvania and Ohio.
QUANTITY Firm estimates none remain on market.
REASON Product contains undeclared sulfites and FD&C Yellow No. 6.

PRODUCT Chocolate Chip/Baking Chip products:
1) Tropical Source Semi-Sweet Dairy Free Chocolate Chips (Baking Chips), 10-ounce bag, sku #01281
2) Tropical Source Espresso Roast Dairy Free Chocolate Chips (Baking Chips), 10-ounce bag, sku #01283
3) Cloud Nine Pure Chocolates Dairy Free Baking Chips a) 10-pound box, sku #09006 b) 25-pound box, sku #09003
4) Tropical Source Bulk Espresso Baking Chips, 25-pound box, sku #01433
5) Tropical Source Baking Chip Floor Shipper Display, 48/10-ounce bags, sku #01289.
CODE All 1999 product produced by the manufacturer (Kargher). The manufacturer used the following coding system, which is stamped in black ink on the 10-ounce bags only: For example:
277K91H = 277 = day of the year, K = Kargher, 9 = year (1999) 1 = packaging shift, and H = production line. The 10-pound and 25-pound bulk carton is coded as follows: For example: 910111, 9 = year, 10 = month, 11 = day, and the 1 = the number of the batches made of that product on that day.
MANUFACTURER Kargher Chocolate Company, Hatfield, Pennsylvania.
RECALLED BY Cloud Nine, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide and Canada.
QUANTITY Amount Shipped - United States:
1) 2,675 cases x 6 boxes x 12/10-oz. units
2) 872 cases x 6 boxes x 12 10-oz. units;
3) (a) 989 bulk cases; b) 3,465 25-lb. bulk cases;
4) 354 25-lb. bulk cases;
5) 336 x 48 10-oz. packages (floor display shipper)
Amount Shipped - Canada
1) 151 cases x 6 boxes x 12 10-oz. units
2) 30 cases x 6 boxes x 12-10-oz. units
3) (a) 281 10-lb. Cases (bulk); (b) 31 25-pound cases (bulk); 4) 0; 5) 0.
REASON Products may be contaminated with milk protein.

PRODUCT Lipton Noodles and Sauce, Butter, Egg Noodles in a Butter Sauce, in 4.5-ounce foil pouch
CODE Lot OB02L***, where the last three digits vary.
MANUFACTURER Customized Solutions, LLC, Montgomery, Illinois.
RECALLED BY Lipton, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
DISTRIBUTION Northeastern United States.
QUANTITY 1,200 pouches were distributed.
REASON Product was manufactured using onion powder found to be contaminated with Salmonella cerro.

PRODUCT Ardmore Farms brand 100% Pure Apple Juice, in 4-ounce cups, 96 cups per case.
CODE N1370B2, N1380B3 and N1380B1 on shipping case.
MANUFACTURER Country Pure Foods, Inc., Akron, Ohio.
DISTRIBUTION West Virginia, Minnesota, California, New York, Indiana, Washington state, Tennessee, Ohio.
QUANTITY 1,627 cases (156,192 individual cups) were distributed.
REASON Products are contaminated with yeast.

PRODUCT 1) Caffeine Free Diet Dr. Pepper
a) labeled as "CANNED BY GULF STATE CANNERS, INC., CLINTON, MISSISSIPPI" bearing the following "sell by" dates: MAY0800, MAY1500, MAY2200, JUN0500, JUN1900, JUN2600
b) labeled as "CANNED BY BATON ROUGE COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO., BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA" bearing the following "sell by" dates MAY0100, MAY1500, MAY2900, JUN1200,JUN2600
2) Caffeine Free Dr. Pepper labeled as "CANNED BY BATON ROUGE COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO., BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA" bearing the following "sell by" dates: NOV2000, DEC1100, DEC1800.
CODE 1 (a) "Sell by" dates: MAY0800, MAY1500, MAY2200, JUN0500, JUN1900, JUN2600
(b) "Sell by" dates: MAY0100, MAY1500, MAY2900, JUN1200,JUN2600 2) "Sell by" dates: NOV2000, DEC1100, DEC1800.
MANUFACTURER Gulf States Canners, Inc., Clinton, Mississippi and Baton Rouge Coca-Cola Bottling Company. Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
RECALLED BY Dr. Pepper/Seven Up, Inc., Plano, Texas
DISTRIBUTION Kentucky, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Tennessee.
QUANTITY 6,890 6-packs and 33,040 12-packs were distributed.
REASON Product contains 55 mg sodium but lists 0 mg sodium on the label.

Product: Ground Beef packed in 10 pound chubs, 8 chubs per shipping case
Codes: Produced on May 31, 2000. Products subject to recall bear the following codes:
Box End Codes: L0231BH L0311BH L0791BH
Clear Package Code: 003800152A (or B), C44 (or 50) 81 GRD BEEF, 86 GRD BEEF, 73 GRD BEEF
Problem: Possible contamination of the product with Escherichia coli O157:H7
Discovered: On June 23, 2000, COFS and Recall notified FSIS Recall Management Division through the Recall Management Division’s Emergency Phone Service that ground beef product being recalled in Canada had been shipped to consignees in the United States. The Canadian recall was in response to a positive laboratory report of Escherichia coli O157:H7 by a customer of the Canadian firm.
Establishment: IBP-Lakeside         Highway 1 West         Brooks, Alberta T1R1C6
Contact: Mr. Gary Mickelson 877-388-5184
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 46,000 pounds
Distribution: Kansas, Kentucky, Tennessee

Product: Fine ground beef, in 5-pound chubs and various course and fine ground beef products, in 10-pound chubs.
Codes: Packed on May 13, 2000. The fine ground beef, bear the following three-line code near the seam of the chub: ''EST 245 J'' on line one; ''SELL/FREEZE BY'' on line two, and ''MAY 31 A'' on line three. Their shipping cases bear the code ''D0881BH''. The products in 10-pound chubs bear the following three-line code: ''EST 245J'' on line one; ''134 00'' followed by ''A'' or ''B'' on line two; and one of the following descriptions on line three: ''#81 CHUCK,'' ''#81 GR BEEF,'' ''#73 GR BEEF,'' ''SIRLOIN,'' ''#75 GR BEEF,'' ''#93 GR BEEF,'' or ''#86 ROUND.'' Their shipping cases bear pack date ''05/13/00'' and the code ''245J00134.''
Problem: The products may be contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7.
Discovered: A sample collected by FSIS/OFO personnel on 06/16/00, returned a positive result for Escherichia coli O157:H7 on 06/22/00.
Establishment: IBP, Incorporated         P.O. Box 28         Geneseo, Illinois 61254
Contact: Mr. Gary Mickelson, Media Relations Manager, 877-388-5184
Quantity Recalled: Approximately 266,000 pounds.
Distribution: Kansas, Texas, Minnesota, Maine, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Arkansas, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Indiana, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Maryland, Oklahoma, Nebraska, New York, Virginia, North Carolina, Alabama, Ohio, Illinois and Mississippi.