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Published On: Sat, Jun 15th, 2013

Certain Sunsprout and SproutsAlive brands Alfalfa Sprouts may contain Salmonella bacteria

Recall / advisory date: June 14, 2013

Reason for recall / advisoryMicrobiological – Salmonella
Hazard classification: Class 2
Company / Firm: Sunsprout Natural Foods
Distribution May be National, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario
Extent of the distribution: Retail

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 14, 2013 – The public warning issued on June 12, 2013 has been updated to include additional distribution information.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Sunsprout Natural Foods are warning the public not to consume the Sunsprout and SproutsAlive brand alfalfa sprouts described below because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.

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

The manufacturer, Sunsprout Natural Foods, Brantford, Ontario, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Brand Name Size UPC Additional Info
Sunsprout 140 g 0 57621 13501 7 Best before Code
SproutsAlive 140 g 0 69022 00030 6 Best before Code

Sunsprout Natural Foods

Sunsprout Natural Foods

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