February 12, 2002Rhee Brother, Inc. Has Recalled Hana
Brand Agar-agar (Kanten -Red-)
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Hana Brand Agar-agar (Kanten -Red-) is an unflavored dry powder gelatin for
food use, imported from Japan, packaged in 0.5 ounce clear plastic packages,
50 packages per case. Recall # F-289-2.
Rhee Brother, Inc., Columbia, MD, by letter, telephone
and fax on Dec. 3, 2001.
Manufacturer: New Japan Food Group Chuo-ku, Japan.
State initiated recall is ongoing.
The product contained Ponceau 4R, an unapproved color additive.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
MD, NY, MO, GA, FL and Guam.