Tasty brand Shrimp Flavoured Ball recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
January 5, 2016
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
TFI Foods Ltd.
Distribution:
British Columbia, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
10268

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 5, 2016 - TFI Foods Ltd. is recalling Tasty brand Shrimp Flavoured Ball from the marketplace because it may contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled product described below.

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 egg, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

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 product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Tasty Shrimp Flavoured Ball 180 g 16 OC 16 8 21964 02029 9

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