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Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk in certain G7 brand 3 In 1 Instant Coffee from Viet Nam

Recall / advisory date:
March 22, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
N/A
Distribution:
National, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7917

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 22, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk not to consume G7 brand 3 in 1 Instant Coffee product described below. The product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

This product has been distributed in Ontario and Quebec. However, it may have been distributed in other provinces.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

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

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

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC
G7 3 in 1 Instant Coffee, product of Viet Nam sold in packages of 18 sachets x 16 g 8 935024 122310

More information

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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