This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.
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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Bella Tavola brand pastas recalled due to undeclared milk
- Recall date:
- November 8, 2013
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Milk
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Loblaw Companies Limited
- Reference number:
Ottawa, November 8, 2013 - Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is recalling certain Bella Tavola brand pastas from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|Bella Tavola||Meat Tortellini||454 g||2014 MA 08||0 60383 98833 3|
|Bella Tavola||Meat Ravioli||454 g||2014 MA 08||0 60383 98832 6|
What you should do
If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Loblaw are conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.
There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of these products.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact:
Public Relations, Loblaw Companies Limited: firstname.lastname@example.org
Customer Relations, Loblaw Companies Limited: 1-888-495-5111 or email@example.com
CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
- CFIA Media Relations
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