Select Love Child Organics brand and PC Organics brand baby food pouches recalled due to packaging defects that may allow the entry of spoilage microorganisms

Starting date:
May 26, 2018
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Other
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Greenspace Brands Inc., CGL FDS
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
12227

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 26, 2018 - Industry is recalling select Love Child Organics brand and PC Organics brand baby food pouches from the marketplace due to packaging defects that may allow the entry of spoilage microorganisms. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Spoiled packages may not be necessarily dangerous and may be identifiable. However, if spoiled food is inadvertently consumed, it is advisable to watch for symptoms that may include upset stomach, vomiting and diarrhea.

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by consumer complaints. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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 Vegetarian Chili with Sweet Potato + Kale 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000170
Love Child Organics Veggie Casserole with Lentils + Quinoa 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000171
Love Child Organics Ratatouille with Lentils + White Beans 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000172
Love Child Organics Pumpkin Risotto with Spinach + Chickpeas 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000173
Love Child Organics Mango Chicken Stew with Spinach + Quinoa 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000174
Love Child Organics Thanksgiving Dinner with Veggies + Turkey 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000175
Love Child Organics Hearty Bolognese with Beef + Quinoa 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 85886000176
PC Organics Carrots strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383172800
PC Organics Parsnip strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383172817
PC Organics Peas strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383172824
PC Organics Sweet Potatoes strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383172831
PC Organics Vegetables & Turkey strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383174408
PC Organics Fruity Chicken strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383174415
PC Organics Spaghetti Bolognese strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383193201
PC Organics Vegetable & Lentil strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383193218
PC Organics Chicken Casserole strained baby food 128 ml All Best Before dates up to and including 2019MA25 060383193225

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

Love Child Organics: customerservice@lovechildorganics.com

Loblaw Companies Limited: 800-296-2332 or www.loblaw.ca

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.