Ying Xiang brand frozen seafood products recalled due to undeclared egg
- Starting date:
- January 7, 2016
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Egg
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Ying Xiang Food Inc.
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, January 7, 2016 - Ying Xiang Food Inc. is recalling Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only) brand frozen seafood products from the marketplace because they may contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products 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 products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.
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Who is affected
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.
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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only)||Boiled Fish Ball||210 g||8 82230 01046 8||All codes where egg is not declared on the label|
|Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only)||Boiled Squid Ball||210 g||8 82230 01047 5||All codes where egg is not declared on the label|
|Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only)||Crab Flavoured Fish Ball||210 g||8 82230 01050 5||All codes where egg is not declared on the label|
|Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only)||Shrimp Ball||210 g||8 82230 01051 2||All codes where egg is not declared on the label|
|Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only)||Spice Fish Cake||210 g||8 82230 01049 9||All codes where egg is not declared on the label|
|Ying Xiang (Chinese characters only)||Vegetable Fish Cake||210 g||8 82230 01045 1||All codes where egg is not declared on the label|
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