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Food Recall Warning - Black Bean and Yam Chili manufactured by Hinty's recalled due to potential presence of dangerous bacteria

Recall date:
November 9, 2016
Reason for recall:
Microbiological - Clostridium botulinum
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Hinty's
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
11013

Recall details

Ottawa, November 9, 2016 - Hinty's is recalling Black Bean and Yam Chili from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
None Black Bean and Yam Chili Approximately 500 mL All units sold up to and including November 2, 2016 None
None Black Bean and Yam Chili Approximately 1 L All units sold up to and including November 2, 2016 None

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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.

Food contaminated with Clostridium botulinum toxin may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, respiratory failure and paralysis. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by test results. 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 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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Black Bean and Yam Chili

Black Bean and Yam Chili

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