March 15, 2002Strong America Limited STR brand Dried Plum
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
released the following information.
STR brand Dried Plum, packed in flexible plastic packages, net wt. 14 oz.
(400 g), gross weight 16 oz. Product of China. Firm on label - Strong
International Corp. Recall # F-303-2.
Product has barcode # 6 43806 88607 4 and no other coding.
Recalling Firm: Strong America Limited, Brooklyn, NY, by letter on Oct. 10,
Manufacturer: Xiamen Da Chang Hua Imp. & exp. Co., Ltd., Xiamen, Fujian.
State initiated recall is complete.
The product contained undeclared sodium benzoate, a preservative, &
saccharin which is not permitted for use in this type of food.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
NY and FL.