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Correction - Food Recall Warning - Dr. Praeger's brand Organic Kale & Quinoa Veggie Burgers recalled due to undeclared egg

Recall / advisory date:
November 11, 2016
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd.
Distribution:
New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
11016

Advisory details

Ottawa, November 11, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on November 10, 2016 has been amended to correctly identify the codes for the affected product. The correction for this product is marked by an asterisk (*) below.

Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. is recalling Dr. Praeger's Organic Kale & Quinoa Veggie Burgers from the marketplace because they contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled product described below.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Dr. Praeger's Organic Kale & Quinoa Veggie Burgers 1.2 kg 17 AU (August) 01 G16AB
and
17 AU (August) 15 G16BF *
0 80868 53138 0

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 egg, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. 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 this product.

More information

Dr. Praeger's Sensible Foods Inc.: 1-877-772-3437

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

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