Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

July 25, 2016 19:17 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Candra International Brand Organic Black Konjac Noodles Recalled Due to Undeclared Wheat

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 25, 2016) -

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Candra International is recalling Candra International brand Organic Black Konjac Noodles from the marketplace because it contains wheat which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to wheat or sensitivity to gluten should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Quebec and through Internet sales.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Candra International Organic Black Konjac Noodles 300 g 6 942838 100047 All codes where wheat is not declared on the label

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If you have an allergy to wheat or sensitivity to gluten, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

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- View our detailed explanation of the food safety investigation and recall process

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Reactions

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

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Contact Information

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