Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 03, 2015 20:08 ET

Food Recall Warning: Back 2 the Garden Brand Organic Sprouted Chia Seed Powder Recalled Due to Salmonella

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 3, 2015) -

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Back 2 the Garden Inc. is recalling Back 2 the Garden brand Organic Sprouted Chia Seed Powder from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold nationally as well as through internet sales.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Back 2 the Garden Organic Sprouted Chia Seed Powder 200 g 6 27843 15900 1 EVCH0150529-04
BB/MA JUL-2016

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.

Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.

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


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.


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

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