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May 31, 2000

El Jugoso - La Hacienda Brand Pan - Bread Recalled

Brooklyn, 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 only
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 products.

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

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers May 31, 2000.

 
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