May 2, 2000Bees Queen brand Pure
Chinese Honey Recalled
Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Tai Wing Hong Importer Inc. is recalling
Bees Queen brand Pure Chinese Honey, packaged in 10-ounce glass jars, because the
product, falsely labeled as "Pure Honey", is adulterated as it was found to
contain sugars of cane or corn origin.
About 450 cases were distributed in
New York, Florida, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, Illinois and the District of
This Class III recall
was initiated by Tai Wing Hong Importer Inc., by letter on August 13, 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-300-0
Notice of this product warning was
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