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October 5, 2001

McDonald's Candies Recalls Home Made Salt Water Taffy

Muskegon, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that McDonald's Candies is recalling McDonald’s Candies Home Made Salt Water Taffy, 5 oz. plastic bags.

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

RECALL NUMBER, PRODUCT AND CODE:
F-594-1, McDonald’s Candies Home Made Salt Water Taffy, 5 oz. plastic bags, packed by McDonald’s Candies, Muskegon, Michigan 49442. The label on the bag declares 6 Ѕ oz., however the firm had hand-written 5 oz. over the 6 Ѕ oz. prior to distribution. The product was not coded.

REASON:
The product contained undeclared egg albumin, evaporated milk, and the FD&C colors Yellow No. 5, Yellow No. 6, Red No. 40, Red No. 3, and Blue No. 1.

MANUFACTURER/RECALLING FIRM:
McDonald's Candies, Muskegon, MI

RECALLED BY:
Recalling firm, by visit 5/3/01 and press release 5/5/01.

FIRM INITIATED RECALL:
Complete

DISTRIBUTION:
Western Michigan

QUANTITY:
24 / 5 oz. retail packages
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