McCain brand Onion Rings may be unsafe due to glass

Starting date:
September 12, 2014
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
McCain Foods (Canada)
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, September 12, 2014 - McCain Foods (Canada) is voluntarily recalling McCain brand Onion Rings from the marketplace due to possible glass contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product 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.

Who is affected

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


This recall was triggered by the company. McCain Foods (Canada) is voluntarily recalling the potentially affected product from the marketplace.

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 Additional info
McCain Onion Rings 397 g Lot Code beginning with V40728 and a Best Before Date of October 28, 2015 0 55773 00089 4 Also included in this recall are all packages where the Lot Code and Best Before Date are not visible

Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations

For more information

McCain Foods (Canada): 1-888-530-4333

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.