FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
July 20, 1999
CTF Brand Pickled Mango and Pickled Lotus
Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that BCN Trading Inc. is recalling CTF brand Pickled
Mango and Pickled Lotus Rootlets, because the products contained undeclared allergens.
a) CTF brand Pickled Mango in 16 ounce glass jars,
Product of Thailand
b) CTF brand Pickled Lotus Rootlets, in 15 ounce glass jars, Product of Thailand.
a) Product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5;
b) Product contained undeclared sulfites and sodium benzoate.
a) Siam Tropical Product Limited Partnership, Bangkok, Thailand
b) Savoy Enterprise Limited Partnership., Bangkok, Thailand.
BCN Trading Inc., Brooklyn, New York (importer), by letter on January 12, 1999.
Completed recall resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State
Department of Agriculture and Markets.
New York, Connecticut, Florida, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New Jersey,
a) 60 cartons (24 jars per carton) were distributed.
b) 200 cartons (24 jars per carton) were distributed.