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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of March 13, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Yellow Corn Tortillas in 5 lb clear flexible plastic bags with green and yellow printing. Tortilleria Provincia 1200 B Clay Street Bowling Green, KY 42101
Recall Number F-1046-2013
Classification Class II
Code Info Manufacture dates from 09/19/2011 through 10/19/2011 and all expiration dates between 10/19/2011 and 11/19/2011.
Product Distributed Qty 60-70 cases ( 6 pkgs/case)
Reason For Recall During an FDA inspection at the firm, it was discovered that the firm uses, FD&C Yellow #5, in the manufacture of their tortillas. However, FD&C Yellow #5 is not listed in the ingredient statement.

Event Detail

Event Id 60188
Product Type Food
Status Completed
Recalling Firm Tortilleria Provincia
City Bowling Green
State KY
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2011-10-19
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Visit
Distribution Pattern The product was only distributed in the state of Kentucky.