Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 09, 2015 19:35 ET

Food Recall Warning (Allergen): Kaixin Brand Walnut Powder Recalled Due to Undeclared Peanut and Soy

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 9, 2015) -

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Kam Wah Resources Co. Ltd. is recalling Kaixin brand Walnut Powder from the marketplace because it contains peanut and soy which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut or soy should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Kaixin Walnut Powder 700 g 6 923624 800686 All lots where peanut and
soy are 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 peanut or soy do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

- Learn more about common food allergies

- Sign up for recall notifications by email, follow us on Twitter, or join the CFIA community on Facebook

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

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The 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.

More information

- Kam Wah Resources Co. Ltd.: (905) 513-2800

- CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

Contact Information

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