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September 5, 2000

Wing Kee Lung Brand Soft Candy Recalled

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Tai Wing Hong Importer, Inc. is recalling Wing Kee Lung brand Soft Candy because the product contains the unapproved color additives Ponceau 4R and Carmoisine.

This is the first public notice of this Class II recall issued by FDA.

Wing Kee Lung brand Soft Candy, packaged in flexible plastic bags, net wt. 10-oz.

Recall #F-805-0.


Shenzhen Constructive Equipments & Materials Import & Expirt Corporation, Shenzhen, China.

Tai Wing Hong Importer, Inc., Brooklyn, New York, by letter dated August 4, 1999. *Completed recall resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State Department of Agriculture.

*Completed recall: While the FDA has completed processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been fully accounted for.

New York.

28 cases (28 bags per case) wee distributed.

Questions about 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 September 5, 2000.

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