Tasty brand seafood products recalled due to undeclared egg
- Starting date:
- January 9, 2016
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Egg
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- TFI Foods Ltd.
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Related AWRs
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, January 9, 2016 - The food recall warning issued on January 5, 2016, has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.
TFI Foods Ltd. is recalling Tasty brand seafood products from the marketplace because they 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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- View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process
Who is affected
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.
This recall was triggered by the CFIA's 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|
|Tasty||Cuttlefish and Fish Ball||180 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||8 21964 02030 5|
|Tasty||Fish Ball||180 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||8 21964 02028 2|
|Tasty||Fish and Tofu Fish Cake||180 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||8 21964 02034 3|
|Tasty||Fried Fish Ball||180 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||8 21964 02033 6|
|Tasty||Shrimp Flavoured Ball||180 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||8 21964 02029 9|
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