Notice

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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Organic Traditions brand Dark Chocolate Sacha Inchi Seeds recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
April 10, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Advantage Health Matters Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
8793

Recall details

Ottawa, April 10, 2014 - Advantage Health Matters Inc. is recalling Organic Traditions brand Dark Chocolate Sacha Inchi Seeds 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 products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Sacha Inchi Seeds 100 g All codes 8 54260 00709 1
Organic Traditions Dark Chocolate Sacha Inchi Seeds 150 g All codes 8 54260 00718 3

What you should do

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

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. 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 products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

Media enquiries

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