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Updated Food Recall Warning - Bean Soup and Spicy Pumpkin Chili manufactured by Hinty's recalled due to potential presence of dangerous bacteria
- Recall date:
- November 13, 2016
- Reason for recall:
- Microbiological - Clostridium botulinum
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, November 13, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on November 9, 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.
Hinty's is recalling Bean Soup and Spicy Pumpkin Chili from the marketplace because they may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|None||Bean Soup||Approximately 500 mL||All units sold up to and including November 11, 2016||None|
|None||Bean Soup||Approximately 1 L||All units sold up to and including November 11, 2016||None|
|None||Spicy Pumpkin Chili||Approximately 500 ml||All units sold up to and including November 11, 2016||None|
|None||Spicy Pumpkin Chili||Approximately 1 L||All units sold up to and including November 11, 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.
This recall was triggered by test results. 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.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
Bean Soup - Approximately 500 millilitres
Spicy Pumpkin Chili - Approximately 1 liter
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