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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Edelweiss Brand Fine Dark Chocolate Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk
- Recall date:
- December 6, 2013
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Milk
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Eurotrade Import-Export
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, December 6, 2013 - Eurotrade Import-Export is recalling Edelweiss brand Fine Dark Chocolate from the marketplace because it contains 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.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|Edelweiss||Fine Dark Chocolate||80 g||L182510||0 59807 40058 2|
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.
This recall was triggered by a Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test result. The 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 the recalled product from the marketplace.
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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