Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

March 17, 2008 15:07 ET

CFIA: Notice to Food Editors

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 17, 2008) - As part of an ongoing effort to increase consumer awareness about common food allergens, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is distributing the attached allergen fact sheets for Milk, Peanuts and Tree Nuts. The information highlights the symptoms of an allergic reaction and addresses key information about the specific allergens

You can view this fact sheet, along with additional food safety information, on the CFIA Web site at www.inspection.gc.ca/consumer.

Fact sheets on common food allergen are available at the following addresses:

http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/milk-e.doc

http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/peanuts-e.doc

http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/treenuts-e.doc

Thanks for helping us get these important food safety messages to consumers.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations
    613-228-6682