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December 6, 2002

Recall Update: Polonica Inc MIESZKO Recall is Complete

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following information.

PRODUCT
a) MIESZKO brand Duet GALARETKA W CZEKOLADZIE (Jelly Candy)
packed in flexible plastic Packages, net wt. 7.74 oz.
(220 g). Recall # F-089-3;
b) MIESZKO brand Trio GALARETKA W CZEKOLADZIE (Jelly Candy)
packed in flexible plastic packages, net wt. 7.04 oz.
(200 g). Recall # F-090-3;
c) MIESZKO brand Czekoladowe KLEJNOTY (Chocolate Candy),
packed in flexible plastic packages, net wt. 1.0 lb.
(450 g). Recall # F-091-3.

CODE
Duet Candy: all codes on the market at the time of recall
initiation including 07 01 2006311; barcode #900353 241325.

Trio Candy: all codes on the market at the time of recall
initiation including 07 01 72000311; barcode #900353 242421.

Klejnoty Candy: all codes on the market at the time of recall initiation including 09 2001
81000412 ; barcode 900353 614709.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Polonica Inc., Brooklyn, NY, by visit on/about July 9, 2001.
Manufacturer: Mieszko ZPC S.A. Racibusz, Poland. State initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Products contained Ponceau 4R, an unapproved color additive.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Duet: 50 cases (15 - 7.74 oz. pkgs. per case);
Trio: 50 cases (15 - 7.04 oz. pkgs. per case);
Klejnoty: 23 cases (10 - 1 lb. pkgs. per case).

DISTRIBUTION
NY, NJ, CT and PA.

 
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