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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - President's Choice brand breaded shrimp products recalled due to undeclared egg
- Recall date:
- December 19, 2017
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Egg
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Loblaw Companies Limited
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, December 19, 2017 - Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain President's Choice brand frozen breaded shrimp products 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 products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|President's Choice||Butterflied Shrimp||400 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 60383 73927 0|
|President's Choice||Torpedo Shrimp||340 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 60383 15672 5|
|President's Choice||Coconut Shrimp||454 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 60383 99849 3|
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.
This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) 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 reactions associated with the consumption of these products.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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