IMPORTER TAKING PRECAUTIONS AFTER FDA WARNING ON CHEESE

LYNDHURST, N.J. -- Battaglia & Co. here, the principal importer of the Giglio brand of mascarpone cheese, has declared that there is no reason to believe that a Food and Drug Administration warning issued Sept. 9 applies to its product.Parmalat and Sol Di Valle are two other brands mentioned in the FDA warning, which stated that the brands could be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a potentially

LYNDHURST, N.J. -- Battaglia & Co. here, the principal importer of the Giglio brand of mascarpone cheese, has declared that there is no reason to believe that a Food and Drug Administration warning issued Sept. 9 applies to its product.

Parmalat and Sol Di Valle are two other brands mentioned in the FDA warning, which stated that the brands could be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a potentially life-threatening bacterium.

Although there have been no reported illne

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