Love Child Organics brand Baby's First Buckwheat + Chia Organic Infant Cereal recalled due to undeclared gluten

Starting date:
September 13, 2017
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Allergen - Gluten
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Greenspace Brands
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, September 13, 2017 - Greenspace Brands is recalling Love Child Organics brand Baby's First Buckwheat + Chia Organic Infant Cereal from the marketplace because it may contain gluten which is not declared on the label. People with a sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled product 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 a sensitivity to gluten, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.


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.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Love Child Organics Baby's First Buckwheat + Chia Organic Infant Cereal 227 g

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*Correction made September 14, 2017

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Media enquiries

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For more information

Love Child Organics: Julie Chan, Customer Care & Quality Control Manager – 416-934-5034 Ext. 223

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