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Recall of Hot Dog Chili Sauce in the United States
Due to Possible Contamination with Botulinum Toxin

Issue Date

18 July 2007

Source of Information

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Food Product

Hot dog chili sauce

Name of Product
( Lot Code)

Castleberry's Hot Dog Chili Sauce (UPC 3030000101)
Austex Hot Dog Chili Sauce (UPC 3030099533)
Kroger Hot Dog Chili Sauce (UPC 1111083942)

Name of Manufacturer

Castleberry Food Company in Augusta , Georgia , U.S.

Product Description

10 ounce cans

Durability Indication

"Best by" dates from April 30, 2009 through May 22, 2009
as printed on the can lids.

Reason for Recall

Possible contamination with botulinum toxin.

Action Taken by the
Centre for Food Safety

The CFS has alerted the trade and is closely monitoring the situation.

Advice to the Trade

Stop selling the affected products.

Advice to Consumers

Consumers who have purchased the affected products should stop consuming them. They should seek medical advice if symptoms develop.

Further Information

The FDA website
The CFS press release


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