Ziyad brand baba ghanouj and soup starter soup base recalled due to undeclared milk and sesame
- Starting date:
- June 27, 2014
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Sesame Seeds
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Greenworld Food Express Inc., Salem Brothers
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, June 27, 2014 - Industry is recalling Ziyad brand Baba Ghanouj and Soup Starter Soup Base from the marketplace because they contain milk and sesame which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or sesame 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 or sesame, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
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Who is affected
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.
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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|Ziyad||Baba Ghanouj Eggplant & Tahini Dip||380 g||All lot codes where sesame is not declared on the label||0 74265 00380 9|
|Ziyad||Soup Starter Soup Base||1 kg||All lot codes where milk is not declared on the label||0 74265 00597 1|
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For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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