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Allergy Alert - Undeclared gluten in certain Indianlife brand Papadums
- Recall / advisory date:
- August 30, 2011
- Reason for recall / advisory:
- Allergen - Gluten
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Indianlife Food Corporation
- Alberta, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, August 30, 2011 - The public warning issued on August 25, 2011 has been expanded to include additional products.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with sensitivities to gluten not to consume the Indianlife brand Papadums described below. The affected products may contain gluten which is not declared on the label.
The following Indianlife brand Papadums, product of India, sold in 120 g packages, are affected by this alert:
|Black Pepper||7 77762 00152 0||11042 and 11101|
|Cumin||7 77762 00151 3||11069|
|Plain||7 77762 00150 6||10249, 10351, 11027 and 11111|
These products have been distributed in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia.
There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of these products.
Consumption of these products may cause a serious reaction in persons with sensitivities to gluten.
For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
- CFIA Media Relations
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