Pusateri's brand Chinese Chicken Crunch Salad and Pansit recalled due to undeclared egg

Starting date:
June 6, 2017
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Egg
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Pusateri's Fine Foods
Distribution:
Ontario
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
11452

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 6, 2017 - The food recall warning issued on June 1, 2017 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Pusateri's is recalling Pusateri's brand Chinese Chicken Crunch Salad and Pansit 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.

The following products have been sold from Pusateri's locations in Ontario.

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. However, there was one reported reaction associated with the Stir-Fry Chow Mein Noodle described in the Food Recall Warning on June 1, 2017.

Background

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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Pusateri's Chinese Chicken Crunch Salad 240 g All best before dates up to and including 2017.JN.09 0290005 010993
Pusateri's Pansit – The Philippines Favourite Noodles Stirfry! 340 g All best before dates up to and including 2017.JN.16 0290227 007498

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For more information

Pusateri's Fine Foods: www.pusateris.com

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