iChoc brand Vegan Bars may contain improperly declared milk

Starting date:
May 24, 2020
Type of communication:
Advisory
Alert sub-type:
Food Safety Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
--
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Ecoideas
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Newfoundland and Labrador
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 24, 2020 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with an allergy to milk not to consume the products described below because they may contain milk which is improperly declared on the label. The products were imported by Ecoideas in Markham, Ontario.

Products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
iChoc White Vanilla Vegan Bar 80 g 4 044889 002720 12.2020
L29405 a
iChoc Classic Vegan – Vegan Bar made with Rice Drink 80 g 4 044889 002966 11.2020
L19184

What you should do

Check to see if you have the affected products in your home. If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

Background

This warning was triggered by consumer complaints. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of these or other products. If products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through a Food Recall Warning.

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