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October 24, 2000

D&G Genuine Grapefruit Flavored Soda Recalled

Milton, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Brooklyn Bottling Company of Milton, NY Inc. is recalling certain D&G Genuine Grapefruit Flavored Soda because the product contains the undeclared and uncertified color additive tartrazine (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 5).

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

PRODUCT
D&G Genuine Grapefruit Flavored Soda, in 12-fluid ounce bottles.

Recall #F-005-1.

CODE
None. All product on the market at time of recall initiation.

MANUFACTURER
Brooklyn Bottling Company of Milton, NY Inc., Milton, New York.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by letter dated August 22, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION
New York and Florida.

QUANTITY
5,799 cases (24 bottles per case) were distributed.

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

 
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