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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Ethnoscience brand Dark Chocolate GOJI Berries recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
November 14, 2013
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Company / Firm:
Ecoideas Innovations Inc.
Distribution:
British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
8464

Recall details

Ottawa, November 14, 2013 - Ecoideas Innovations Inc. is recalling Ethnoscience brand Dark Chocolate GOJI Berries from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario and possibly in British Columbia and Quebec.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Ethnoscience Dark Chocolate GOJI Berries 170 g All Best Before Dates 0 75405 00123 1

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

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