August 22, 2003
Illinois Firm Recalls Pork Egg Rolls
Because Of Undeclared Allergen
Gung Ho Corp., a Bellwood, Ill., establishment, is voluntarily recalling an
undetermined amount of pork egg rolls with shrimp that contain an undeclared
ingredient, Sodium Bisulfite, a known allergen, the U.S. Department of
Agriculture?s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today.
The products subject to recall that were distributed to retail
?Gung Ho, 3 PORK EGG ROLLS WITH SHRIMP ADDED, NET WT. 10 OZ.?
?Gung Ho, 6 MINI PORK EGG ROLLS WITH SHRIMP ADDED, NET WT. 10 OZ.?
?Gung Ho, PORK EGG ROLL WITH SHRIMP ADDED, NET WT. 12 OZ.?
The product subject to recall that was distributed to wholesale
?INSTITUTIONAL USE ONLY, GUNG HO, PORK EGG ROLLS, SHRIMP ADDED, Net Wt., 15
lbs. 5 oz.?
The products being recalled bear the establishment code ?EST. 17821? inside
the USDA seal of inspection. The products were distributed to retail and
wholesale establishments in Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky.
FSIS has received no reports of illnesses associated with consumption of
these products. Anyone concerned about an illness should contact a
Consumers and media with questions about this recall may contact Victor
Chang, company manager, at (708) 547-0303.
Consumers with food safety questions can phone the toll-free USDA Meat and
Poultry Hotline at (888) MPHotline. The hotline is available in English and
Spanish and can be reached from l0 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Eastern Time) Monday
through Friday. And recorded food safety messages are available 24 hours a