Banana Chips Recalled
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
May 12, 1999
Jersey City, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Parel Overseas is recalling Bee's Queen brand
Periyar Banana Chips, net weight 200 grams, because the product contains undeclared
FD&C Yellow No. 5.
Anns Outdoor Catering, Pala, P.O. Kerala, India.
Parel Overseas, Jersey City, New Jersey, by telephone on January 28, 1999. Completed
recall resulted from sample analysis and follow-up by the New York State Department of
Agriculture and Markets.
New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Michigan.
Approximately 40 cases were distributed.