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February 12, 2003

Recall Update: Eastland Food Asian Best brand peeled split mung bean Recall is Complete

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

PRODUCT
Asian Best brand peeled split mung bean, premium quality, in 14 oz. Clear plastic bags, product of Thailand, 50 bags per carton. Recall # F-180-3.

CODE
All products on the market at the time the recall was initiated.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Eastland Food Corporation, Columbia, MD., by letter on November 18, 2002. State initiated recall is complete.

REASON
The product contained undeclared tartrazine (certifiable as FD&C Yellow #5).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
259 cartons.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 

 
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