Spring Bay Tasmanian Live Mussels; item number 20602

05 November 2012 - Product Alerts
5th November, 2012
Spring Bay Tasmanian Live Mussels; item number 20602
Dear Valued Member,

Our records indicate that you recently made a purchase of the Spring Bay Tasmanian Live Mussels from one of our stores.

Please be advised that product of Use by 30 October 2012 is being voluntarily recalled by Spring Bay Seafoods, (Please see Media Release issued 2nd November 2012, enclosed) due to the presence of naturally occurring marine toxin- paralytic shellfish toxin (PST).

To date, Costco is not aware of any reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product in Australia. The voluntary recall is a precautionary measure as there can be no compromise when it comes to product quality or the health and safety of our consumers.

In keeping with this action, should you still have product of this date code we ask that you please return the product to your nearest Costco store for a full refund.

More information on this recall can be obtained by contacting Phil Lamb from Spring Bay Seafoods on
03 62573614 or plamb@springbayseafoods.com.au

Thank you for shopping with us and we sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Yours sincerely

Rick Woods
General Merchandise Manager
Costco Wholesale Australia

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