Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 15, 2009 02:29 ET

CFIA/Allergy Alert-Undeclared Milk in Sensational Soy Beverages

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 15, 2009) - Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/indexaude.shtml.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Parmalat Canada Inc. are warning people with allergies to milk proteins not to consume Sensational Soy Smooth Original and Sensational Soy Classic Vanilla described below. The affected products may contain milk protein which is not declared on the label.

The affected products are described below:



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Brand Description Format UPC Code Best Before Date
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Sensational
Soy Smooth Original 1.89 L 0 68200 15536 4 09 JL 14 REG 1573
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Sensational
Soy Classic Vanilla 1.89 L 0 68200 15535 7 09 JL 14 REG 1573
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These products have been distributed in Ontario.

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

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk proteins.

Parmalat Canada Inc, Toronto, Ontario is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

For more information consumers and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

For information on milk, one of the nine most common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml

For information on receiving recalls by e-mail, or for other food safety facts, visit our web site at www.inspection.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600