Orthodox Coconut Palm brand coconut juice (coconut milk) recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
April 9, 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:
Hung Gay Enterprises Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8788

Advisory details

Ottawa, April 9, 2014 - Hung Gay Enterprises Ltd. is recalling Orthodox Coconut Palm brand Coconut Juice (Coconut Milk) 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.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled product as it 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 (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 Juice (Coconut Milk) 245 ml 20130831 6 957735 788861

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