May 16, 2001Mon Chong Loong Trading Corp.
Recalls Dried Apricot
NY (SafetyAlerts) - Mon Chong Loong
Trading Corp. is recalling 50 cases of Dried Apricot, because the product may contain
undeclared sulfites. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to sulfites run the
risk of serious life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume these products.
The product was distributed in New
York through retail stores.
The product is packed in 7-ounce
plastic bags and is orange in color. Printed on the back of the package is the statement
"packed by Tim Heung Yuen Nut & Confectionery Ltd., Kwai Chung, N.T."
No illnesses have been reported to
The recall was initiated after it was
discovered that although the product contained sulfites it had been distributed in
packaging that did not reveal the presence of sulfites.
Consumers who have purchased this
Dried Apricot product are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Or you may call Mon Chong Loong Corp. at 718-417-1668 for details with regard to how to
return the product.