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June 21, 2001

FDA First Notice: Mieszko Brand Galaretka w Czekoladzie

Passaic, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Square Enterprises Corporation has recalled certain Mieszko brand Galaretka w Czekoladzie because the products contained the unapproved color additives Ponceau 4R and quinoline yellow.

This is the first public notice of this Class II recall issued by FDA.

PRODUCT
a) Mieszko brand Duet Galaretka w Czekoladzie (chocolate candy with jelly and marshmallow filling) in bags with net wt. 220 g/ 7.74 oz. Recall # F-432-1.

b) Mieszko brand Trio Galaretka w Czekoladzie (chocolate candy with jelly filling) in bags with net weight 200 g/7.04 oz.  Recall # F-433-1.

CODE:
All codes on the market at the time the recall was initiated.

MANUFACTURER:
Z.P.C. Mieszko S.A. Raciborz, Poland.

RECALLED BY:
Square Enterprises Corporation, Passaic, NJ.

DISTRIBUTION:
NJ, NY, CT, and PA.

QUANTITY:
Duet 220gm -- 550 cases; Trio 220gm -- 550 cases (15 bags/case).

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

 
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