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Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Merilin brand Curry Powder recalled due to undeclared sesame
- Recall date:
- January 22, 2016
- Reason for recall:
- Allergen - Sesame Seeds
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Company / Firm:
- Merilin Trading Co.
- Ontario, Quebec
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, January 22, 2016 - Merilin Trading Co. is recalling Merilin brand Curry Powder from the marketplace because it contains sesame which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to sesame should not consume the recalled product described below.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Code(s) on Product||UPC|
|Merilin||Curry Powder||200 g||All codes where sesame is not declared on the label||6 935309 034156|
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 sesame, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
This recall 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.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product 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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