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January 5, 2000

Todd's Candy Recalls Sugar Free Taffy

McKeesport, PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that McKeesport Candy Company, Inc., doing business as Todd's Candy of McKeesport, PA, is recalling Todd's Sugar Free Taffy, in 6-ounce cartons because the taffy contains the undeclared allergen FD&C Yellow No. 6.

The product was distributed in Pennsylvania and Ohio, McKeesport estimated that 200 units remained on market at time of recall initiation.

This ongoing Class II recall was initiated by the company by telephone, followed by visits on or about  November 17, 1999.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.

Recall #F-080-0.

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

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