Orthodox Coconut Palm brand coconut juice recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
November 15, 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:
Dingshing Trading Ltd., Emme Food Enterprises Co. Ltd., J. L. Trading Co. Ltd., JC Bunny Bunny Trading Co. Ltd., Merilin International Trading Inc., New World Imports Ltd., Uncle T Food Ltd., Wonden Enterprises Ltd., Kam Wah Resources Co. Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
9460

Advisory details

Ottawa, November 15, 2014 - Industry is recalling Orthodox Coconut Palm brand coconut juice 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 products described below.

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 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 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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Orthodox Coconut Palm Coconut Palm Coconut Juice 1 L All codes where milk is not declared on the label 6 901347 880390
Orthodox Coconut Palm Coconut Palm Coconut Juice 245 ml All codes where milk is not declared on the label 6 957735 788861
Orthodox Coconut Palm Coconut Palm Coconut Juice 6 x 245 ml All codes where milk is not declared on the label 6 901347 990815

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