May 31, 2000El Jugoso - La Hacienda Brand
Pan - Bread Recalled
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Hacienda Products, Inc., is conducting a
recall of certain El Jugoso - La Hacienda brand Pan - Bread in 6-ounce flexible plastic
packages, because the product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5.
According to FDA, this recall affects
all product on the market at time of recall initiation. There are no codes on the
packages and approximately 600 packages were distributed in New York. Because the product
has a 15-day shelf life, none is expected to remain on the market.
People who have allergies to certain
foods run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these
This Class II recall
was initiated by the company, by telephone on June 14, 1999. This is the first
public notice issued by the FDA. The FDA has 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-466-0
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