Ferme Sunshine brand Almond Powder recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
February 18, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Oh Green Biotech Ltd.
Distribution:
British Columbia
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8630

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 18, 2014 - Oh Green Biotech Ltd. is recalling Ferme Sunshine brand Almond Powder from the marketplace because it contains milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been distributed in British Columbia.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's 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 products from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Ferme Sunshine Almond Powder 500 g MFD: 2013.12.20
EXP 2015.12.19
B13E
4 710415 050373

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