Certain RXBAR brand Protein Bars recalled due to undeclared peanut
- Starting date:
- January 15, 2019
- Type of communication:
- Alert sub-type:
- Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
- Allergen - Peanut
- Hazard classification:
- Class 1
- Source of recall:
- Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- Recalling firm:
- Extent of the product distribution:
- CFIA reference number:
- Advisory details
- What you should do
- Who is affected
- Affected products
- Related AWRs
- Media enquiries
Ottawa, January 15, 2019 - RXBAR is recalling certain RXBAR brand Protein Bars from the marketplace because they may contain peanut which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut 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 point of purchase.
If you have an allergy to peanut, 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 in Canada.
This recall was triggered by the company. 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.
|Brand name||Common name||Size||Code(s) on product||UPC|
|RXBAR||Protein Bar – Blueberry||12 x 52 g||Best before: 2019MA18||8 59162 00761 3|
|RXBAR||Protein Bar – Blueberry||52 g||BB 2019MA18||8 59162 00760 6|
|RXBAR||Protein Bar – Chocolate Sea Salt||12 x 52 g||Best before: 2019MA25||8 59162 00759 0|
|RXBAR||Protein Bar – Chocolate Sea Salt||52 g||BB 2019MA25||8 59162 00758 3|
|RXBAR||Protein Bar – Coconut Chocolate||12 x 52 g||
Best before: 2019MA30
Best before: 2019OC13
|8 59162 00765 1|
|RXBAR||Protein Bar – Coconut Chocolate||52 g||
|8 59162 00764 4|
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