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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of April 17, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Canned Apricot in Light Syrup or canned Apricot in Heavy Syrup. The PDP reads "HOOD-CREST APRICOTS UNPEELED HALVES IN LIGHT SYRUP NET WT. 28 OZ. (1LB. 12 OZ.) 793G". The back panel reads in part "*** INGREDIENTS: APRICOTS, WATER, SUGAR. MUIRHEAD CANNING CO. The Dalles, Ore. 97058***" The UPC is 7 88637 01031 8. The PDP reads "HOOD-CREST APRICOTS UNPEELED HALVES IN HEAVY SYRUP NET WT. 29 OZ. (1 LB. 13 OZ.) with the back panel reading in part "*** INGREDIENTS: APRICOTS, WATER, SUGAR Packed by MUIRHEAD CANNING CO. The Dalles, Ore. 97058***" There is no UPC on the label.
Recall Number F-1314-2013
Classification Class II
Code Info Apricots in Heavy Syrup has a can code: paterson 195 12:24. This code is interpreted as: Paterson apricot type, Julian date 1955, and processing time. Apricots in Light Syrup's can code: PATERSON 195 12:12.
Product Distributed Qty firm is unable/unwilling to provide this information
Reason For Recall Potentially under processed and reports of swollen and bursting cans as well as fruit browning quickly after opening the can and undercooked (firm) fruit from consumers.

Event Detail

Event Id 64311
Product Type Food
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Sage Creek Inc
City The Dalles
State OR
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-02-08
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Telephone
Distribution Pattern Western US
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