July 19, 2000Rhizoma Batatatis Recalled by
Wah Po Trading, Inc.
notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Wah Po Trading, Inc. is conducting a recall
of certain Rhizoma Batatatis because it contained undeclared sulfites.
Rhizoma Batatatis in 12-ounce and 16-ounce plastic containers.
Recall #F-604-0. Class III
Shenzhen Changchun Economic & Trading Company, Shenzhen, Peopleís Republic of China
(12-ounce product) Tsang Fook Kee Med. Company, Hong Kong (16-ounce product).
Wah Po Trading, Inc., Brooklyn, New York (importer), by telephone on December 8 & 16,
1998. Completed field correction (relabeling) resulted from sample analysis and follow-up
by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets. This is the first
public notice issued by the FDA.
New York and New Jersey.
19 cases (60 12-ounce packages per case) and 20 cases (50 16-ounce packages per case) were
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafeMail subscribers July 19,
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