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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - "Murzynki" brand wafers recalled due to undeclared peanut, egg and almond
- Recall date:
- January 13, 2014
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Peanut, Allergen - Tree Nut
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Omega Food Importers Co. Ltd.
- Alberta, Ontario, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, January 13, 2014 - Omega Food Importers is recalling "Murzynki" brand wafers from the marketplace because they contain peanut, egg and almond which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut, egg or almond should not consume the recalled product described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|Murzynki||Wafers||415 g||L083||5 908310 286365|
What you should do
If you have an allergy to peanut, egg or almond, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The CFIA is 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 products from the marketplace.
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.
For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.
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