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Food Recall Warning - Ground meats and meat products sold at IGA in Port McNeill, British Columbia may be unsafe due to metal shavings

Recall date:
October 17, 2016
Reason for recall:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
IGA Port McNeill
Distribution:
British Columbia
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
10953

Recall details

Ottawa, October 17, 2016 - IGA Port McNeill is recalling the meats and meat products described below due to the possible presence of metal shavings. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold at the IGA located at 1705 Campbell Way, Port McNeill, British Colombia.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
IGA Extra Lean Ground Beef Variable Best Before
Oct. 16, 16 and Oct. 17, 16
Starting with 200117
IGA Lean Ground Beef Variable Best Before
Oct. 16, 16 and Oct. 17, 16
Starting with 200089
IGA Family Pack Lean Grnd Beef Variable Best Before
Oct. 16, 16 and Oct. 17, 16
Starting with 200115
IGA Lean Ground Pork Variable Best Before
Oct. 16, 16 and Oct. 17, 16
Starting with 200091
IGA Seasoned Meatballs Variable Best Before
Oct. 16, 16 and Oct. 17, 16
Starting with 200727

What you should do

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

Background

This warning was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of these or other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses 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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