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Notification - Earth's Choice brand Organic Virgin Coconut Oil recalled due to mould

Recall / advisory date:
April 16, 2015
Reason for recall / advisory:
Microbiological - Non harmful (Quality/Spoilage)
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Company / Firm:
Canadian Choice Wholesalers Ltd.
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Affected products

Brand Name Common Name Size Code(s) on Product UPC
Earth's Choice Organic Virgin Coconut Oil 675 ml EXP: 29/05/2016
Lot: VCO15040B
6 77403 51176 3
Earth's Choice Organic Virgin Coconut Oil 350 ml EXP: 29/05/2016
Lot: VCO1504OC
6 77403 51175 6

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