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July 11, 2002

Recall Update: Asmar Nut Roasting Choconuts brand GUM-DROPS Recall is Complete

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

PRODUCT
Choconuts brand GUM-DROPS in rigid plastic containers (tubs) of varying weights. Firm on label: Choconuts, Brooklyn, NY.
Recall # F-477-2.

CODE
All products on the market at the time of the recall, including "Packed On 8/20", "Sell By 11/17".

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
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.

REASON
The product contained undeclared FD&C Yellow #5 & #6, Blue #1 and Red #3.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
63 units.

DISTRIBUTION
NY.

 
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