Recall Update Salmonella PT 931 in Mung Bean Sprouts Recall Complete

Recall Update: Hien Van Tran Raw Mung Bean Sprouts Recall Complete

(SafetyAlerts) 

September 27, 2002

 

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


PRODUCT 

  • Raw Mung Bean Sprouts packaged in 5, 10, and 15 lb. plastic bags. Recall # F-770-2.

CODE

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

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER 

  • Hien Van Tran So. Portland, ME, by telephone on February 21, 2002 and letter dated February 22, 2002. Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON 

  • Mung Bean Sprouts were associated with an outbreak of Salmonella enteritidis.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE 

  • Approximately 1,000 lbs.

DISTRIBUTION

  • MN.

 

[Note from SproutNet.  This outbreak was in ME (Maine), not MN (Michigan))