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The following kashrus advisory is from OU on April 28 2008.

"Effective April 30, 2008, the Homowack Lodge (a/k/a Spring Mountain Resort) will be discontinuing OU Kosher Supervision and will be under the Vaad Beis Din of New Square."

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2370

The following health alert is from FDA on April 28 2008.

Lifetime Brands, Inc., Garden City, NY, today announced that, as a result of its internal compliance and independent product testing programs, it recently became aware that certain Pfaltzgraff® Villa della Luna® pattern and Nautica J Class® pattern stoneware dinnerware products may exceed the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA”) guidance levels for lead and/or cadmium. These dinnerware products may have been sold as part of a set or individually online and through retail stores nationwide. See www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/lifetime04_08.html for pictures of the recalled plates.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2369

The following kashrus alert is from the Kof-K on April 22 2008.

Please be advised that FUNNEL CAKE MIX sold by GOOD FOODS INC., HONEY BROOK, PA. was mislabeled KOF-K PARVE. The product is DAIRY and corrective measures are being taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2367

The following revised kashrus notice is from Agriprocessors and the OU and posted on April 17, 2008.

Products with the Rubashkin’s, Aaron’s, and Supreme Kosher are produced under the joint supervision of Rabbi M. M. Weissmandl and the OU. Products with Supreme Kosher label follow both Rabbi Weissmandl and OU standards. Products bearing only the OU follow all OU standards, and Rabbi Weissmandl ensures that those standards are followed.

The following Kashrus Notice is from KAJ on January 1, 2008.

The Rabbinate of K'hal Adath Jeshurun ("KAJ") has decided to remove its supervision of all Agriprocessors, Inc. (Rubashkin, Aaron's Best) facilities and stores, effective as of April 16, 2008. This decision was made in October and company was notified. The decision was confirmed by a letter, which was sent to the company on Friday. Letter linked to here.
Ed. note: Agriprocessors continues to be certified by the Orthodox Union and Rabbi Menachem Meir Weissmandl shlit"a, the Rav of Nitra of Monsey.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2266

The following kashrus advisory is from the OU on April 16 2008.

Please be advised that Moshe's Cafe located in the atrium of the Citibank building (153 E. 53rd Street and Lexington Avenue) has terminated their relationship with the Orthodox Union and is no longer certified by the OU.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2366

The following kashrus alert is from the OU on April 16 2008.

Libby’s Fruit Cocktail, Signature Fruits- Modesto, CA: This product was packaged in cases whose exterior markings represent the product as being OU certified. Libby’s Fruit Cocktail is not OU certified.
Ed. note: It contains carmine colored marachino cherries and certified under the Sephardic K of Rabbi Rabbi Yisrael Kellemer.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2365

The following kashrus alert is from the OK on April 15, 2008.

Please be advised that 02 Proformance Hydration (product of Japan) distributed by Nutronix International bears an unauthorized OK symbol. The product is not certified by the OK KOSHER CERTIFICATION.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2364

The following kashrus alert is from COR on April 15, 2008.

Several batches of Lea & Perrins Worcestershire Sauce, 3.7 L were inadvertently labeled without the "COR Fish" designation. This product does contain fish ingredients and should bear "COR 10 Fish" on the label. Corrective measures have been taken.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2362

The following kashrus alert is from the cRc and confirmed by KSA on April 15, 2008.

The KSA would like to inform the public that previously named *Smirnoff* >Twisted V products has been renamed as Smirnoff Ice Flavors. These >flavored products, with the exception of Strawberry Acai are certified >kosher. However the non flavored Smirnoff Ice including the Smirnoff Ice >and Smirnoff Ice Triple Black contain grape and are not certified Kosher.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2363

The following kashrus alert is from the Kof-K on April 9, 2008.

Please be advised that effective immediately Golden Star Bakery, Rego Park , NY is no longer under KOF-K supervision.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/Alerts/?alert=A2361
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