- Firm Announcement Date:
- FDA Publish Date:
- Product Kind:
- Meals & Drinks
Spices, Flavors & Salts
- Cause for Announcement:
Recall Cause Description
Extreme ranges of lead
- Firm Title:
- Makzemo LLC
- Model Title:
- Product Description:
Makzemo LLC of Brooklyn, NY is recalling Balquis Yemeni spice, as a result of it has the potential to be contaminated with lead.
Lead is a poisonous substance current in our surroundings in small quantities and everyone seems to be uncovered to some lead from day by day actions akin to inhaling mud, consuming meals, or consuming water.
Publicity to bigger quantities of lead could cause lead poisoning. Whereas lead can have an effect on almost each bodily system, its results rely upon the quantity of and period of lead publicity and age of the individual uncovered.
Signs can embrace stomach ache, vomiting, lethargy, irritability, weak point, conduct or temper adjustments, delirium, seizures, and coma. Nevertheless, infants, younger youngsters and the growing fetus may be affected by continual publicity to quantities of lead that won’t end in apparent signs of lead poisoning. A baby with lead poisoning might not look or act sick. Lead poising in youngsters could cause: studying disabilities, developmental delays, and decrease IQ scores.
Balquis Yemeni spice was distributed in Michigan and the 5 boroughs of New York by way of retail supermarkets and grocery shops.
The spice is packaged in clear plastic containers, 230 grams and 454 grams and in clear 5 lb plastic baggage.
The product is yellowish/brown in colour.
The model title is Balquis.
No accidents or sickness are related to this product.
The recall was a results of the New York Metropolis Division of Well being circulating a flyer in regards to the product and visiting a number of retail shops and informing them of the findings.
The corporate has ceased the manufacturing and distribution of the product as FDA and the corporate proceed their investigation as to what induced the issue.
Shoppers who’ve bought Balquis Yemeni spice in clear plastic containers 230 grams/454 grams or 5 lb plastic baggage are urged to return it to the place of buy for a full refund. Shoppers with questions might contact the corporate at 917-444-2211 Monday by way of Friday, 9am-5pm EST.
Firm Contact Data
- Khalil Khaled