October 3rd, 2008 by David E. Williams of the Health business blog
From MedPage Today (Chinese Melamine Contamination Prompts 21-State Recall)
The FDA has announced that a second distributor of instant coffee products made in China issued a recall because of possible melamine contamination.
Sunny Maid Corporation is recalling Mr. Brown 3-in-1 powdered packets included in coffee mixes sold in 21 states. The product is packaged in plastic bags, each containing 30 packets.
Canned products, the company said, were not affected by the recall…
Last week, King Car Food Industrial recalled seven Mr. Brown instant coffee and tea products because of possible melamine contamination.
For my take on the melamine scandal and its implications see Melamine: It’s not just for breakfast anymore.