March 9, 2001Allergy Alert: Dehydrated
Pineapple Recalled by Food King Inc.
Haven, CT (SafetyAlerts) - Food
King, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Dehydrated Pineapple in 250 gm round plastic trays,
because it may contain undeclared sulfites.
No illnesses have been reported.
People who have an allergy or severe
sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if
they consume these products.
The product, imported from Thailand, was
distributed to Asian Supermarkets in: MA, NY, VA, MN, MI, PA, RI, NC, GA, TN, OH.
The firm has ceased distribution of the product until the ingredient statement is
Consumers who have purchased the product are urged
to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may
contact the company at 203-937-8283.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafetyAlerts subscribers March 9,
2001. For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service
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