May 19, 2000Allergy Alert - "Uncovered
Huasheng" Recalled by Strong America Ltd. Co.
NY (SafetyAlerts) - New York State
Agriculture Commissioner Nathan L. Rudgers announced today that Strong America Limited,
1177 Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11237 is recalling approximately 150 lbs. of
"Uncovered Huasheng" because they contain undeclared peanuts. People who have
allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they
consume this product.
The recalled product, "Uncovered
Huasheng," packaged in 12 ounce plastic bags is not coded. The labeling indicates
product of China, along with other Asian writing.
This product was sampled by New York
State Agriculture and Markets food inspectors during a routine inspection of a
retail store in Western New York. Strong America Limited has indicated this product was
distributed in New York City and Western New York. No illnesses have been reported to date
in connection with this product.
Consumers who have purchased this
product are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers May 19, 2000.
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