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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Korean seasoned soybean paste products recalled due to undeclared peanut

Recall date:
September 16, 2016
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Lemond Food Corp., Seoul Trading Corporation
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Ontario, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10890, 10935

Recall details

Ottawa, September 16, 2016 - Industry is recalling Korean seasoned soybean paste products from the marketplace because they contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Seasoned Bean Paste) 200 g All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 438092
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Seasoned Bean Paste) 500 g All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 438016
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Seasoned Bean Paste) 1 kg All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 438023
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Meat Dipping Seasoned Bean Paste) 450 g All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 812519
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Meat Dipping Seasoned Bean Paste) 900 g All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 812526
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Sesame and Garlic Seasoned Bean Paste) 500 g All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 435671
Korean characters only Seasoned Soybean Paste (Sesame and Garlic Seasoned Bean Paste) 1 kg All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 8 801052 435688
Korean characters only Combination pack – contains Seasoned Soybean Paste (Seasoned Bean Paste) 500 g + 500 g + 2 kg All lots where peanut is not declared on the label 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 peanut, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 has been one reported reaction 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.

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