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September 12, 2000

Allergy Alert: Asian Boy (EBQ) brand Lotus Rootlet in Brine

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that BCN Trading Corporation is recalling its Asian Boy (EBQ) brand Lotus Rootlet in Brine, in 15-ounce glass jars because the product contains undeclared sulfites.

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

Asian Boy (EBQ) brand Lotus Rootlet in Brine, in 15-ounce glass jars.

Recall #F-811-0.


Mekong Company, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietman.

BCN Trading Corporation, Brooklyn, New York, by letter and press release on February 18, 2000. **Completed recall resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets.

**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, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, District of Columbia.

50 cases (24 jars per case) were distributed.

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