Undeclared milk in certain Jak brand Instant Coffee 3 in 1

Starting date:
March 12, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Uncle T Food Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
7885

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 12, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Uncle T Food Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the Jak brand Instant Coffee 3 in 1 described below. The affected product may contain milk which is not declared on the label.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The importer, Uncle T Ltd., Richmond, British Columbia is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Jak Instant Coffee 3 in 1 384 g
(24 x 16 g)
All lot codes 8 934743 11228 2

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For more information

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.