August 10, 1999
Klein's Delights Pure Chocolate Lentils Recalled
Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Klein's Naturals Ltd. is recalling Klein's
Delights Pure Chocolate Lentils, packaged in 8 ounce rigid plastic tubs, because the
product declares several color additives in terms of the European designation which
suggests the colors were not certified.
The color additives in question are:
1) E132 - Indigotine - certifiable as FD&C Blue No. 2
2) E102 - Tartrazine - certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 5
3) E110 - Sunset Yellow - certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 6.
Sigem Bvba Terlist, Antwerpen, Belgium.
Klein's Naturals Ltd., Brooklyn, New York, by visit beginning on November 20, 1998.
Completed field correction (relabeling) resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the
New York Sate Department of Agriculture and Markets.
11,900 pounds were distributed.