Undeclared mustard and/or sulphites in certain Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B brand Dressings

Starting date:
July 12, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Mustard, Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B
Distribution:
Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8164

Advisory details

Ottawa, July 12, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B are warning people with allergies to mustard or sensitivities to sulphites not to consume the Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B brand Dressings described below. The affected products contain mustard and/or sulphites which are not declared on the label.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to mustard or sensitivities to sulphites.

The distributor, Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B, Irlande, Quebec, is voluntarily recalling the affected products 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
Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B « Vinaigrette à l'érable » 250 mL All codes where mustard and sulphites are not declared in the list of ingredients 6 20961 00109 2
Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B « Vinaigrette à l'érable et moutarde de Dijon » 250 mL All codes where sulphites are not declared in the list of ingredients 6 20961 00111 5

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Produit de l'érable St-Ferdinand B, Diane Marcoux at 418-428-9381; or,

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.