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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Notification - Certain ground beef products may contain pieces of plastic

Recall / advisory date:
December 30, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Vantage Foods (ON) Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
8539

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall
Prepared for Metro Brands Lean Ground Beef 908 g 17/JA/2014 8 25172 00419 5 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Extra Lean Ground Sirloin Beef Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 216196 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Extra Lean Ground Beef Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 211411 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Extra Lean Ground Beef FP Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 211412 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Lean Ground Beef Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 211410 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Lean Ground Beef FP Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 211409 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Medium Ground Beef Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 211405 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other
Prepared for Food Basics Medium Ground Beef FP Variable weight Best Before 2014JA05 Starting with 0 211406 Extraneous Material - Non-Harmful - Other

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