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Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk and peanuts in Assi brand Wheat Flour Mix products imported from Korea

Recall / advisory date:
April 5, 2011
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Korea Food Trading Ltd., T-Brothers Food And Trading Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
6321, 6320

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 5, 2011 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk or peanuts not to consume various Assi brand Wheat Flour Mix products described below. These products contain milk and peanuts which are not declared or improperly declared on the label.

All codes of the following Assi brand Wheat Flour Mix products, imported from Korea, are affected by this alert.

Product Size UPC
Wheat Flour Mix
Product# 02081K
550 g 8 801013 793451
Wheat Flour Mix
Product# 02082K
550 g 8 801013 793468
Wheat Flour Mix
Product# 02083K
550 g 8 801013 793529

These products have been distributed nationally.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk or peanuts.

The importers are voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

More information

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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