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Allergy Alert - Undeclared egg in certain Bin Bin brand Rice Cracker

Recall / advisory date:
January 30, 2012
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Canda Six Fortune Enterprise Co. Ltd., Fair Trading Co. Ltd.
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:
6958, 6961

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 30, 2012 - The public warning issued on January 27, 2012 has been expanded to include additional products and to clarify distribution.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to egg not to consume the Bin Bin brand Rice Crackers described below. The affected products contain egg which is not declared on the label.

All codes of the following products are affected by this alert:

Bin Bin brand Snow Rice Crackers 150g 8 852098 700124
Bin Bin brand Rice Crackers Jumbo Bag 450g 8 852098 701510
Bin Bin brand Rice Crackers 450g 6 84431 00113 5

These products have been distributed nationally.

There has been one reported allergic reaction associated with the consumption of these products.

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to egg.

The CFIA is working with the Canadian importers to remove the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

More information

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.

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