September 26, 2000Hazer Baba Genuine Turkish
public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Transmideast Shipping & Trading Agency Inc.
is recalling Hazer Baba Genuine Turkish Delight, with Walnut because the product contained
the 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.
Hazer Baba Genuine Turkish Delight, with Walnut packaged in 454 g (16-ounce)
Hazer Baba Gida San Ltd. STI, Istanbul, Turkey.
Transmideast Shipping & Trading Agency, Inc., Brooklyn, New York, by telephone on
April 12, 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.
Firm estimates none remains on the market.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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