September 12, 2000Allergy Alert: Bamboo Shoots
Recalled for Undeclared Allergen
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Vasinee Food Corporation is recalling its Wang
Derm brand Sour Bamboo Shoot, in 64 ounce (4-pound) glass jars because the product
contains undeclared sulfites.
This is the first public notice of
this Class II
recall issued by FDA.
Wang Derm brand Sour Bamboo Shoot, in 64 ounce (4-pound) glass jars.
Wang Derm Exporter LP, Bangkok, Thailand.
Vasinee Food Corporation, Brooklyn, New York, by telephone on January 20, 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.
Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island.
200 cases (6 jars per case) were distributed.
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