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Allergy Alert - Undeclared milk in Nu Go Free brand Trail Mix Bar

Recall / advisory date:
February 20, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Multiple - see Additional Details
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:
7845, 7848, 7849, 7850, 7851

Advisory details

Ottawa, February 20, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk not to consume the NuGO Free brand Trail Mix bar described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

The affected product, NuGO Free brand Trail Mix bar, is sold in 45 g packages, bearing UPC 6 91535 45301 2 and lot code "BEST BY / MEILLEUR AVANT 20 NO 13 B12233A".

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

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

The CFIA is working with importers to have the affected product removed from the marketplace.

Additional Details

Reference #Recalling FirmDistribution
7845 Big Ups Inc. Ontario, Quebec
7848 AC Distributors Alberta, Saskatchewan
7849 UNFI Canada Grocery West Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan, Yukon
7850 Avondale Food Stores Limited Ontario
7851 The Low Carb Grocery Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan

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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