ChoripDong brand and Samhak brand frozen fish products recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
January 14, 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:
Lemond Food Corporation, Seoul Trading Toronto Corporation
Distribution:
Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
10341

Advisory details

Ottawa, January 14, 2016 - Seoul Trading Toronto Corporation and Lemond Food Corporation are recalling ChoripDong brand and Samhak brand frozen fish 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.

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

Background

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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
ChoripDong Frozen Pre-Fried Fish Cake 800 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 0 761898 636442
ChoripDong Frozen Pre-Fried Fish Cake 420 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 60854 8
ChoripDong Frozen Pre-Fried Fish Cake 900 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 60855 5
ChoripDong Frozen Par Fried Fish Cake 450 g
(3 x 150 g)
All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 68888 5
ChoripDong Frozen Par Fried Fish Cake 150 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 68887 8
Samhak Assorted Fish Cake 1 kg All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 68248 7
Samhak Stick Fish Cake 1 kg All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 68249 4
Samhak Rectangle Fish Cake 1 kg All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 68250 0
Samhak Rectangle Fish Cake 340 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 66929 7
Samhak Vegetable Square Fish Cake 340 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 66927 3
ChoripDong Frozen Par Fried Fish Cake 900 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 64977 0
ChoripDong Frozen Par Fried Fish Cake 900 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 64978 7
ChoripDong Frozen Par Fried Fish Cake 900 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 64979 4
ChoripDong Frozen Par Fried Fish Cake 900 g All codes where egg is not declared on the label 7 61898 68913 4

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