Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 14, 2015 00:48 ET

Food Recall Warning: The Soup Boy Brand Carrot Soup Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Dangerous Bacteria

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 14, 2015) -

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The Soup Boy is recalling Carrot Soup from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in New Brunswick.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
The Soup Boy Carrot Soup 1 L None N/A, this product is not labelled

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled product should be thrown out or returned to the location where it was purchased.

Food contaminated with Clostridium botulinum toxin may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, respiratory failure and paralysis. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

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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.

Illnesses

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

More information

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

Contact Information

  • Media Enquiries
    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600