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United TC Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in Golden Raisins
Consumer: (732) 355-9600
3 Chris Court
Dayton, NJ 08810
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - September 30, 2015 - Dayton, NJ - United TC of Dayton, NJ is recalling Basma Golden Raisins, 16 oz. and bulk cartons of Golden Raisins, 30 Lb. because they may contain undeclared sulfites. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
Basma Golden Raisins, 16 oz. and bulk cartons of Golden Raisins, 30 Lb. were distributed in New York and Pennsylvania through retail stores.
Basma Golden Raisins, 16 oz. are packaged in a clear plastic package. Bulk cartons of Golden Raisins, 30 Lb. are packaged in a plastic bag placed in a sole carton box.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with the problem.
This recall was initiated after NYSDAM sampling and analysis revealed the presence of undeclared sulfites in Basma Golden Raisins. Subsequent investigation indicates the problem was due to the lack of an ingredient declaration on the 30 Lb. bulk cartons.
Consumers who have purchased the affected products are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at (732) 355- 9600.