Tri-Union Seafoods Chicken of the Sea Chunk White Albacore Tuna In Water and Chunk Light Tuna In Oil Recalled

Date:
March 6, 2013
Category:
Food
Company/Brand:
Tri-Union Seafoods, LLC
The Danger:
Tri-Union Seafoods LLC is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of Chicken of the Sea brand 5-ounce cans of chunk white albacore tuna in water. The seams on the lids of the cans do not meet the standard for seam quality. Cans that do not meet seam standards could result in product contamination by spoilage organisms or by pathogens, which could lead to illness if consumed. No incidents or illnesses have been reported.
Description:
Tri-Union Seafoods LLC, which previously announced a voluntary recall, is now expanding it to include a limited amount of Chicken of the Sea brand 5-ounce chunk light tuna in oil. This is in addition to the limited amount of Chicken of the Sea brand 5-ounce chunk white albacore tuna in water announced March 6, 2013. The Chicken of the Sea Brand 5-ounce chunk white albacore tuna in water was sold in single cans between February 4, 2013 and February 27, 2013. The Chicken of the Sea Brand 5-ounce chunk light tuna in oil was sold in single cans between January 23, 2013 and March 6, 2013.

The UPC code (also known as the bar code) for the Chicken of the Sea Brand 5-ounce chunk white albacore in water is found on the label of the product and is 0 48000 03355 0. The Best By date is printed on the bottom of the can and is 01/18/17. The product lot codes that are part of this voluntary recall can also be found on the bottom of the can:

3018CA2CKP
3018CA3CKP
3018CA4CKP
3018CAACKP
3018CABCKP
3018CACCKP
3018CAECKP
3018CB3CKP
3018CADCKP

The UPC code for the Chicken of the Sea Brand 5-ounce chunk light tuna in oil is 0 48000 00195 5 and the Best By date is 01/15/17. The product lot codes are:

3015CB1CLH
3015CB2CLH
3015CB3CLH
3015CB4CLH
3015CBACLH
3015CBBCLH
3015CBCCLH
3015CBDCLH
3015CBECLH

No other codes of this product or other Chicken of the Sea products are affected by this voluntary recall.
What To Do:
For additional information, contact Tri-Union Seafoods at 1-800-597-5898.
For More Information:
fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm342911.htm?source=govdelivery

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