February 12, 2003
Recall Update Samjin America Wang (R)
slice steamed and dried sweet potatoes Recall is Complete
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Wang (R) slice steamed and dried sweet potatoes, Net Wt 6 oz (453g),
packaged in a flexible plastic bag. Product of China. Recall # F-179-3.
Item No. 09054, barcode # 87703 01970.
Recalling Firm: Samjin America, Inc. DRA Hanmi, Inc., Brooklyn, NY., by a
press release on August 6, 2002 and letter dated August 7, 2002.
Manufacturer: Hangzhou Qimentang Vegetable Food Co., Ltd., Jingjiang Town,
Xiaoshan City, China. State initiated recall is complete.
The product contained undeclared sulfites.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
50 cases (24 - 16 oz. Packages per case).
NY, NJ, CT, and MA.