US: Asian pork recalled for allergen
Water Lilies Food issued a voluntary recall on about 77,730 pounds of pork
dumpling and won-ton products, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety
and Inspection Service announced earlier this week.
The products are being recalled because their labels fail to list egg whites,
which are a potential known allergen.
All the products have 'EST.
21465' inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The problem was discovered through a routine inspection;
no reports of illness have been reported.
The products were produced
between December 11, 2006 and January 23, 2007 by the company, based in Astoria,
New York, and shipped to distribution centers in New
Class I label
got a class I label, the
highest classification given. This only happens when a there is a high risk
that the use of the product could have serious, adverse health consequences or
even cause death.
For a detailed list of the recalls, click here.
â€¢ Food Safety Inspection
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