This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.
Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Candra International brand Organic Rice Noodles recalled due to undeclared wheat
- Recall date:
- August 19, 2016
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Gluten, Allergen - Wheat
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Candra International
- Possibly National, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, August 19, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on August 10, 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.
Candra International is recalling Candra International brand Organic Rice Noodles from the marketplace because they contain wheat which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to wheat or sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled products described below.
The following products have been sold in Quebec and through Internet sales.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Candra International||Organic Black Rice Noodles||300 g||6 942838 100283||All codes where wheat is not declared on the label|
|Candra International||Organic Brown Rice Noodles||300 g||6 942838 100177||All codes where wheat is not declared on the label|
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 wheat or sensitivity to gluten, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. 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.
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