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Aug 2, 2000

Three Rivers Brand Sweet Fennel Recalled

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Shata Trading, Inc. is conducting a recall of Three Rivers brand Sweet Fennel because the product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, and FD&C Red No. 3.

PRODUCT
Three Rivers brand Sweet Fennel, packaged in 7-ounce flexible plastic bags.

Recall #F-639-0.  Class II

CODE
All product on the market at time of recall initiation. BULK SUPPLIER Sriram Traders Inc., South Plainfield, New Jersey.

RECALLED BY
Shata Trading, Inc., Brooklyn, New York, by telephone and visit on September 8, 1999. 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.

DISTRIBUTION
New York and New Jersey.

QUANTITY
175 packages were distributed.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

 
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