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Notification - Chocolaterie de l'Opéra brand chocolate products recalled due to presence of benzo(a)pyrene and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Recall / advisory date:
June 2, 2016
Reason for recall / advisory:
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Distribution Farinex
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall
Chocolaterie de l'Opéra Dark couverture chocolate - Sura / Ile de Java - 70% Cocoa Minimum 5 kg Lot: 1505816053
Best Before: 27-02-2017
None Chemical - Other
Chocolaterie de l'Opéra Dark couverture chocolate - Sura 62% - Java Island - 62% Min Cocoa 5 kg Lot: 1506422045
Best Before: 05-03-2017
None Chemical - Other

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