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August 10, 1999

Tombolo Chinese Birthday Bun Recalled

New York, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Summit Import Corporation is recalling Chinese Birthday Bun, in 7.4 ounce (210g) plastic bags, because the product contains the unapproved color additive Ponceau 4R.  It also contains the uncertified color Erythrosine(certifiable as FD&C Red No. 3).

Recall #F-580-9.


Tombolo Development Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan.

Summit Import Corporation, New York, by letter dated April 23, 1999. Completed recall resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets.

New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Florida, Massachusetts, District of Columbia.

35 cartons were distributed.


The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.