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August 21, 2002

Recall Update: Everlasting Distributor ABC Brand Mini Gel Cups Recall is Complete

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

PRODUCT
ABC Brand Mini Gel Cups, packed 30/14 oz. cello pkgs. to a case, in six varieties:
a) Durian Cocode Nut Jelly, Recall # F-732-2;
b) Gueiling Gau Cocode Nut Jelly, Recall # F-733-2;
c) Peach Cocode Nut Jelly, Recall # F-734-2;
d) Taro Cocode Nut Jelly, Recall # F-735-2;
e) Lychee Cocode Nut Jelly, Recall # F-736-2;
f) Mango Cocode Nut Jelly, Recall # F-737-2.

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

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Everlasting Distributors, Inc., Bayonne, NJ, by letter on February 1, 2002.
Manufacturer: Tsang Lin Industries Corp., Talchung City, Taiwan.
Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
This type of candy is in violation of section 402 (a)(3) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, that it is unfit for food due to the characteristics that result in a serious choking hazard.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
1197 cases x 30/14oz.pkgs.

DISTRIBUTION
NY, MA, IL, FL, GA, MD, NJ, PA and VA
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