This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Notification - Various East Over brand fish is being recalled due to heavy metal (mercury)

Recall / advisory date:
September 30, 2011
Reason for recall / advisory:
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Toppits Foods Ltd.
New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC Reason for Recall
East Over CHILEAN SEA BASS / PATAGONIAN TOOTHFISH / DISSOSTICHUS ELEGINOIDES (8 OZ. PORTIONS) 4.54 kg PRODUCTION CODE: 02/05/2011BEST BEFORE DATE: 02/11/2012 6 89076 16499 3 Chemical - Heavy Metal - Mercury

More information

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

Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
Date modified: