April 5, 2000YBL World Wide Trading, Inc.
Recalls Dried Ginger
Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that YBL World Wide Trading Inc. is recalling dried
ginger manufactured by Reignever Ltd. and packaged in 3.5-ounce flexible plastic
bags. The product contained the unapproved color additive, Ponceau 4R.
According to the FDA, approximately
51 cases were distributed in New York and bear no codes. The firm estimates none
remains on the market.
This Class II recall
was initiated by YBL World Wide Trading Inc. by telephone on February 22, 1999. This
is the first public notice issued by the FDA. The FDA stated that the company has
completed all required recall procedures.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-230-0
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