News Releases

June 4, 2012

Recall of South Korea Shellfish

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received the following news release regarding the recall of South Korea Shellfish.

On May 1, 2012, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) removed all Korean certified shippers of molluscan shellfish (oysters, clams, mussels, and scallops) from the Interstate Certified Shellfish Shippers List. This recall is a part of the follow-up by FDA on these products.  FDA's Constituent Update on Korean shellfish can be found at www.fda.gov/Food/NewsEvents/ConstituentUpdates/ucm304600.htm.

The affected products are:

Item UPC 0 73230 00052 2 - Crown Prince Whole Boiled Oysters
Item UPC 0 73230 00852 8 - Crown Prince Natural Whole Boiled Oysters
Item UPC 0 73230 00851 1 - Crown Prince Natural Smoked Oysters in Olive Oil
Item UPC 0 73230 00866 5 - Crown Prince Natural Smoked Oysters with Chili Pepper

The full recall can be found at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm306377.htm.

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