Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 25, 2014 01:45 ET

Food Recall Warning: McCain Brand Hashbrowns Recalled Due to Pieces of Plastic

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 25, 2014) -

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McCain Foods (Canada) is voluntarily recalling McCain brand Hashbrowns from the marketplace due to possible plastic contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold nationally.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
McCain Hashbrowns 900 g 0 55773 00080 1 Lot Code F40822 and Batch Code 1000879725

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.


This recall was triggered by the company. McCain Foods (Canada) is voluntarily recalling the potentially affected product from the marketplace.

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


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

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