Recall of Frozen Salted Croaker in the United States Due to Possible Contamination with Clostridium botulinum

Issue Date 4 April 2008
Source of Information US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Food Product Croaker
Name of Product HC Fresh, Frozen Salted Croaker
Product Description Net weight 480 grams; Item no. #HC0500402. The product's expiration date is August 2, 2009.
Reason for Recall The product may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum
Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety The CFS will contact the relevant authorities for further information. We have alerted the trade and are closely monitoring the situation
Advice to the Trade Stop selling the product
Advice to Consumers Stop consuming the product
Further Information

Website of US FDA

The CFS press release

Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department
4 April 2008