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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - (Debittered) Brewer's Yeast sold at Bulk Barrel recalled due to undeclared peanut
- Recall date:
- February 15, 2019
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Peanut
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Bulk Barrel
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, February 15, 2019 - The food recall warning issued on February 14, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Bulk Barrel is recalling (Debittered) Brewer's Yeast sold in bulk from the marketplace because it contains peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled product described below.
The affected product has been sold in bulk through Bulk Barrel stores.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC||Code(s) on Product|
|Various – sold in bulk||n/a||Item code 699
All products sold up to and including February 12, 2019
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 do not consume the recalled product as it 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 for the (debittered) Brewer's Yeast sold at Bulk Barrel. However, there have been reported reactions associated with other recently recalled Brewer's Yeast products.
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