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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.

Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Kaixin brand Walnut Powder recalled due to undeclared peanut and soy

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
December 9, 2015
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut, Allergen - Soy
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Kam Wah Resources Co. Ltd.
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, December 9, 2015 - Kam Wah Resources Co. Ltd. is recalling Kaixin brand Walnut Powder from the marketplace because it contains peanut and soy which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut or soy should not consume the recalled product described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size UPC Code(s) on Product
Kaixin Walnut Powder 700 g 6 923624 800686 All lots where peanut and soy are 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 peanut or soy do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


This recall was triggered by 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 this product.

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