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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Yamada brand frozen imitation seafood products recalled due to undeclared egg

Recall date:
April 23, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Tokyo Y2K Import Export Canada Inc.
Distribution:
Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10560

Recall details

Ottawa, April 23, 2016 - Tokyo Y2K Import Export Canada Inc. is recalling Yamada brand frozen imitation seafood products from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Ontario and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Yamada Frozen Imitation Breaded Scallop 454 g BB 26JULY2016 8 854241 004448
Yamada Imitation Crab Meat Shredded 1 kg BB 20APR2016 and BB 03SEP2017 8 854241 00472 1
Yamada Frozen Fish Tofu 10 kg
2 x 5 kg
BB 19AUG2016 none

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to egg, 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's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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 these products.

More information

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

Product photos

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Frozen Imitation Breaded Scallop - 454 g

Frozen Imitation Breaded Scallop - 454 g

Imitation Crab Meat Shredded - 1 kg

Imitation Crab Meat Shredded - 1 kg

Frozen Fish Tofu (Half Shape) - 10 kgs (2 x 5 kg)

Frozen Fish Tofu (Half Shape) - 10 kgs (2 x 5 kg)

Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
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