Aug 2, 2000Gold Boy Brand Coloured Prawn
public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Tai Wing Hong Importer, Inc. is conducting a
recall of Gold Boy brand Coloured Prawn Crackers because the product contains the
uncertified color additives tartrazine (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 5), sunset
yellow FCF (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 6), and brilliant blue FCF (certifiable as
FD&C Blue No. 1); it also contains the unapproved color additive carmoisine.
Gold Boy brand Coloured Prawn Crackers, packaged in 227-gram paper box.
Recall #F-610-0. Class II
Fushan China Sources (Group) Foodstuffs Corporation, Guangdong, China.
Tai Wing Hong Importer, Inc., Brooklyn, New York, by letter dated January 15, 2000.
Completed recall 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
New York, Massachusetts, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Ohio, Missouri,
Virginia, Connecticut, Tennessee.
266 cases (50 boxes per case) were distributed.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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