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Allergy Alert - Undeclared sulphites in Quality Brand brand garlic and ginger products

Recall / advisory date:
March 29, 2011
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Quality Natural Foods Canada Inc.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
6302

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall
Quality Brand FRESHLY MINCED GINGER GARLIC 750 g L-210610, L-230910 and L-120410 6 854410 019626 Allergen - Sulphites
Quality Brand FRESHLY MINCED GINGER GARLIC 283 g L-210610, L-230910 and L-120410 6 854410 03447 Allergen - Sulphites
Quality Brand FRESHLY MINCED GARLIC 283 g L-210610, L-230910 and L-120410 6 854410 03430 Allergen - Sulphites
Quality Brand FRESHLY MINCED GARLIC 750 g L-210610, L-230910 and L-120410 6 854410 019558 Allergen - Sulphites
Quality Brand FRESHLY MINCED GINGER 750 g L-210610, L-230910 and L-120410 6 854410 019480 Allergen - Sulphites
Quality Brand FRESHLY MINCED GINGER 283 g L-210610, L-230910 and L-120410 6 854410 03423 Allergen - Sulphites

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