October 31, 2000Los Compadres Brand Chicharrines
public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Los Compadres Inc. is recalling Los Compadres
brand Chicharrines because the product may contain undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 6.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Los Compadres brand Chicharrines (wheat pellets), in
8-ounce flexible plastic packages.
None. All product on the market at time of recall initiation.
Los Compadres, Inc., Yonkers, New York.
Manufacturer, by visit May 24, 2000. **Completed recall resulted from sample analysis and
follow-up by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets.
**Completed recall: While the FDA has completed
processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been
fully accounted for.
200 8-ounce packages were distributed.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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