February 9, 2000Velda Farms Recalls Lemon
Miami, FL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Velda Farms is recalling their Lemon Flavored
Drink, in 16-ounce cartons, because the product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow #5.
According to FDA, 19,979 units were
distributed in Florida. All non expired product are covered by the recall. The FDA
has stated that all products, including expired products, were recovered if found outside
Velda Farms. At the time of the recall, the following codes were involved: JAN 04
12-283, JAN 13 12-283, JAN 21 12-283, JAN 27 12-283, FEB 12 12-283 and FEB 18 12-283.
This Class II recall
was initiated by Velda Farms by visit January 4-6, 2000. This is the first public
notice issued by the FDA. The firm estimates none remains on the market.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #F-101-0
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