Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

January 05, 2011 23:22 ET

CFIA: Allergy Alert-Undeclared Milk Protein in Dai Pai Dong Brand No Sugar Added Instant Soya Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 5, 2011) -

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Mocaroma (Canada) Ltd. are warning people with allergies to milk not to consume Dai Pai Dong brand No Sugar Added Instant Soya Milk described below. The affected product contains milk which is not declared on the label.

The affected product, Dai Pai Dong brand No Sugar Added Instant Soya Milk, is sold in a 160 g box containing 8 sachets of 20 g each, bearing UPC 4 891444 304917 and Best Before date 31-10-11 (October 31, 2011).

This product has been distributed in Ontario.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The importer, Mocaroma (Canada) Ltd., Scarborough, Ontario is voluntarily recalling the affected product 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 all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp.

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit our web site at: www.inspection.gc.ca.

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