Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

January 27, 2012 02:51 ET

CFIA/Health Hazard Alert: Certain Neilson Trutaste 2% Microfiltered Partly Skimmed Milk May Contain a Cleaning Solution

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 27, 2012) -

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Saputo Inc. are warning the public not to consume the Neilson Trutaste 2% Microfiltered Partly Skimmed Milk, with best before date February 12, 2012, described below. This product may be contaminated with a cleaning solution.

The affected product, Neilson Trutaste 2% Microfiltered Partly Skimmed milk, is sold in 4 L bags bearing UPC 066800 00404 4 and the Best Before code 1590 FE12 H7. The Best Before code appears on the bag closure tab. No other codes are affected.

This product has been distributed in Ontario and in Aylmer, Quebec.

There has been one reported reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Milk contaminated with this cleaning solution may not look or smell spoiled. Consumption of this product may cause symptoms such as nausea, upset stomach or vomiting. The affected product should not be consumed.

The manufacturer, Saputo Inc., Montreal, Quebec, 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 one of the following numbers: Saputo Inc. at 1-866-665-3070 or

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).

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