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June 26, 2002

282 International Trading Has Recalled "Glace Winter Melon"

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) -  282 International Trading, Inc. has recalled "Glace Winter Melon" is packaged in a 12 oz. heat-sealed plastic bag, with the code "Consume Before: AUG 1, 2001". It is labeled as: "Product of China/Hong Kong/Japan". It was sold in the New York City metropolitan area.

Routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors revealed the product contained high levels of sulfites, which were not declared on the label.

Sulfites can cause deadly reactions in asthmatics and others suffering sulfite allergies. No illnesses have been reported to date.

Consumers who have purchased 12 oz. packages of "Glace Winter Melon" should return them to the place of purchase

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