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February 8, 2001

Yolk Juice Bun and Peach Shaped Bun Recalled

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that East Park Trading Inc. is recalling - or has recalled - Yolk Juice Bun and Peach Shaped Bun because both products contain the unapproved color additive Ponceau 4R. In addition, the Yolk Juice Bun contains 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.

PRODUCT:    
a) Yolk Juice Bun packed in rigid plastic containers w/cellophane overwrap, net wt. 240 grams. Made in China.

Recall #F-202-1.
b)Peach Shaped Bun packed in rigid plastic containers w/cellophane overwrap, net wt. 350 grams. Made in China.
Recall #F-203-1.

Firm on labels - Guangzhou Restaurant Enterprises Group Likofu Food Co. Ltd.

CODE:
All codes including Q/(GZ)GZJJ4.

MANUFACTURER:
Guangzhou Restaurant Enterprises Group Likofu Food Co. Ltd.Guangzhou, China.

RECALLED BY:
East Park Trading Inc., Brooklyn, NY (Importer & distributor), by telephone on 6/8/00. *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.

DISTRIBUTION:     
New York, NY.

QUANTITY:
Yolk Juice Buns: 100 cases (24 - 240 gram packages per case) were distributed; Peach Shaped Buns: 9 cases (28 - 350 gram packages per case) were distributed.

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

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafetyAlerts subscribers February 8, 2001.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

 
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