April 4, 2002Strong America Preserved Ginger Recall
- The FDA has released the following information.
Goldensmell Preserved Ginger, Net weight 4.0 oz. Product of China. Recall #
Recalling Firm: Strong America Limited, Brooklyn, NY, by letters on May 21,
Manufacturer: Xiamen Da Chang Hua Imp. & Exp. Co. Ltd., Xiamen, Fujian,
China. State initiated recall is complete.
The product contained Ponceau 4R (E124, Acid Red 18), an unapproved color
additive, and undeclared sulfites. The product also contained undeclared
sunset yellow FCF (certifiable as FD&C Yellow #6).
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
120 cases (100 - 4 oz. jars per case).