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CPG Sec 550.650 Peaches, Canned, Frozen - Adulteration Due to Insects and Mold November 2005

Issued by:
Guidance Issuing Office
Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Office of Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, Office of Regulatory Affairs


The following represents the criteria for recommending legal action to CFSAN/Office of *Compliance*/Division of Enforcement (HFS-605):

  1. The average of all subs is 3% or more wormy or moldy fruit by count;


  2. In twelve (12) one (1) pound cans or equivalent of canned or frozen peaches there is present one or more larvae and/or larval fragments whose aggregate length exceeds 5 mm.

*Material between asterisks is new or revised*

Issued: 10/1/80
Revised: 3/95, 5/2005

Updated: 11/29/05

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