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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Yamada brand frozen imitation seafood products recalled due to undeclared egg
- Recall date:
- April 23, 2016
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Egg
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Tokyo Y2K Import Export Canada Inc.
- Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, April 23, 2016 - Tokyo Y2K Import Export Canada Inc. is recalling Yamada brand frozen imitation seafood 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.
The following products have been sold in Ontario and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Yamada||Frozen Imitation Breaded Scallop||454 g||8 854241 004448||BB 26JULY2016|
|Yamada||Imitation Crab Meat Shredded||1 kg||8 854241 00472 1||BB 20APR2016 and BB 03SEP2017|
|Yamada||Frozen Fish Tofu||10 kg
2 x 5 kg
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 products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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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