FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
June 22, 1999
Peony Mark Brand "Dried Chestnut Self"
Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Tai Wing Hong Importer Inc. is recalling Peony
Mark brand "Dried Chestnut Self", in 10 ounce flexible plastic packages, because
the product contained undeclared sulfites.
Sun Wing Hong Food Ltd., Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China (exporter/possible
Tai Wing Hong Importer Inc., Brooklyn, New York, by press release on October 26,
1998, and by letter October 30, 1999. Completed field correction (relabeling) resulted
from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State Department of Agriculture and
186 cartons (50 packages per carton) were distributed.