SimplyThick Recalls Gel Following FDA Warning

Law360, New York (June 6, 2011, 6:18 PM EDT) -- SimplyThick LLC on Saturday voluntarily recalled liquid-thickening gels made at a Georgia plant, two weeks after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned that the product may cause a life-threatening condition in premature infants.

The FDA discovered during an inspection of the Stone Mountain, Ga., plant that its owner and operator, Thermo Pac LLC, had failed to notify the agency of a scheduled process meant to kill any harmful bacteria in the SimplyThick gels. The discovery prompted Simply Thick to issue the recall, which is limited...
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