Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Wang Korepab - Seaweed crackers recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
August 13, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Pan Asia Food Co. Ltd.
Distribution:
Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9145

Recall details

Ottawa, August 13, 2014 - The food recall warning issued on June 27, 2014 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Pan Asia Food Company Ltd. is recalling Wang Korepab - Seaweed crackers 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.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
N/A (Korean Characters Only) Wang Korepab – Seaweed 56 g All products where milk is not declared on the label 8 801117 268206

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the store where it was purchased.

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 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 recalled product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

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

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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