Updated Health Hazard Alert – Certain Prince brand Tahini may contain Salmonella bacteria
Recall / advisory date:
- June 25, 2013
Reason for recall / advisory:
- Microbiological – Salmonella
- Class 2
Company / Firm:
- UNFI Canada Inc.
Extent of the distribution:
Ottawa, June 25, 2013 – The public warning issued on June 24, 2013 has been updated to include additional product, importer, and distribution information.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and UNFI Canada Inc. are warning the public not to consume the Prince brand Tahini products described below because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.
The following Prince brand products, product of Israel, are affected by the recall.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
The importer, UNFI Canada Inc., Concord, ON, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||Codes(s) on Product||UPC|
|Prince||Tahini||500g||Expiry date: November 19, 2013||8 14417 01200 2|
|Prince||Tahini||18kg||Expiry date: November 19, 2013||8 14417 01400 6|
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