July 11, 2002
Recall Update: Asmar Nut Roasting Choconuts
brand GUM-DROPS Recall is Complete
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following
Choconuts brand GUM-DROPS in rigid plastic containers (tubs) of varying
weights. Firm on label: Choconuts, Brooklyn, NY.
Recall # F-477-2.
All products on the market at the time of the recall, including "Packed On
8/20", "Sell By 11/17".
Asmar Nut Roasting dba Choconuts Inc. Brooklyn, NY.
New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets visited the firm on
9/26/01 and sent a letter to the firm on 10/3/01.
State initiated recall is complete.
The product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow #5 & #6, Blue #1 and Red #3.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE