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Allergy Alert - Undeclared peanuts in Mic's brand Sesame Brown Rice Wafer

Recall / advisory date:
February 3, 2012
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Kuo Hua Trading Company Ltd.
British Columbia, Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 3, 2012 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Kuo Hua Trading Company Ltd. are warning people with allergies to peanuts not to consume Mic's brand Sesame Brown Rice Wafer described below. The affected product may contain peanuts which are not declared on the label.

The Mic's brand Sesame Brown Rice Wafer, product of Taiwan, is sold in a 190 g package bearing UPC 4 713002 001369 and lot code EXP. 21.11.2012.

There has been one reported allergic reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to peanuts.

The importer, Kuo Hua Trading Company Ltd., Markham, ON is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

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

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