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Expanded Allergy Alert - Undeclared egg, milk and wheat in certain Bin Bin brand Spicy Snow Rice Crackers

Recall / advisory date:
February 7, 2012
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Wheat
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Fair Trading Co. Ltd.
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 7, 2012 - The public warning issued on January 30, 2012 has been expanded to include another product and additional allergens.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to egg, milk and wheat not to consume the Bin Bin brand Spicy Snow Rice Crackers described below. The affected product contains egg, milk and wheat which is not declared on the label.

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

Bin Bin brand Spicy Snow Rice Crackers 145g 8 852098 703163

This product has been distributed nationally.

There have been no reported allergic reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to egg, milk and wheat.

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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