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Updated Allergy Alert - Undeclared sulphites in certain Golden Sun brand Seedless Raisins

Recall / advisory date:
May 3, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
Allergen - Sulphites
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Mitchell Agencies/Concord National
Distribution:
Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
7991

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 3, 2013 - The public warning issued on April 29, 2013 has been updated to include additional distribution information.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Mitchell Agencies/Concord National are warning people with sensitivities to sulphites not to consume certain Golden Sun brand Seedless Raisins. The affected product contains sulphites which are not declared on the label.

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 sensitivities to sulphites.

The importer, Mitchell Agencies/Concord National, Mount Pearl, NL, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Golden Sun Seedless Raisins 250 g Best Before of 12NOV2014D 0 74917 00037 8

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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