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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Various wafers recalled due to undeclared peanut

Recall date:
June 28, 2014
Reason for recall:
Allergen - Peanut
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
Marché Balkan
Distribution:
Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Retail
Reference number:
9000

Recall details

Ottawa, June 28, 2014 - Marché Balkan is recalling various wafers from the marketplace because they contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
N/A (Cyrillic characters only) N/A (Cyrillic characters only) 35 g All codes where peanut is not declared 3 800061 603717
N/A (Cyrillic characters only) Borovetz Wafer 630 g All codes where peanut is not declared 3 800102 719032
N/A (Cyrillic characters only) N/A (Cyrillic characters only) 120 g All codes where peanut is not declared 3 800102 701075

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to peanut do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This warning was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

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