February 8, 2001Yolk Juice Bun and Peach Shaped
public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...
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.
a) Yolk Juice Bun packed in rigid plastic containers w/cellophane overwrap, net wt. 240
grams. Made in China.
b)Peach Shaped Bun packed in rigid plastic containers w/cellophane overwrap, net
wt. 350 grams. Made in China.
Firm on labels - Guangzhou Restaurant
Enterprises Group Likofu Food Co. Ltd.
All codes including Q/(GZ)GZJJ4.
Guangzhou Restaurant Enterprises Group Likofu Food Co. Ltd.Guangzhou, China.
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.
New York, NY.
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.
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