Assi brand fish paste products recalled due to undeclared egg
- Starting date:
- March 18, 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:
- Korea Food Trading Ltd.
- Ontario, Quebec
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, March 18, 2016 - Korea Food Trading Ltd. is recalling Assi brand fish paste 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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- 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 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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|Assi||Stick Man Fish Cake - Fish Paste Product||140 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 81652 19327 2|
|Assi||Fish Paste Product||272 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 81652 19340 1|
|Assi||Fish Paste Product||320 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 81652 19336 4|
|Assi||Fish Paste Product||350 g||All codes where egg is not declared on the label||0 81652 19339 5|
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CFIA Media Relations
For more information
Korea Food Trading Ltd., Telephone: (905) 532-0325 or Fax: (905) 532-0430
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