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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Woongjin brand Rice Beverage recalled due to undeclared milk

Recall date:
July 22, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
PK Trading
Distribution:
Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10808

Recall details

Ottawa, July 22, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on July 15, 2016 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

PK Trading is recalling Woongjin brand Rice Beverage from the marketplace because it contains 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
Woongjin Rice Beverage 500 mL All lot codes where milk is not declared on the label 8 801382 124528
Woongjin Rice Beverage 1.5 L All lot codes where milk is not declared on the label 8 801382 123446

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 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'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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Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 500 millilitre - front

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 500 millilitre - front

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 500 millilitre - back

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 500 millilitre - back

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 500 millilitre - Universal Product Code

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 500 millilitre - Universal Product Code

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 1.5 litre - front

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 1.5 litre - front

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 1.5 litre - back

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 1.5 litre - back

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 1.5 litre- Universal Product Code

Woongjin brand Rice Beverage, 1.5 litre- Universal Product Code

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