Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

July 07, 2016 18:14 ET

Food Recall Warning: Verano Food Purveyors Brand Mushroom Soup Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Dangerous Bacteria

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 7, 2016) - Product photos are available at: http://bit.ly/29SPDsn

Raices Food Inc. is recalling Verano Food Purveyors brand Mushroom Soup from the marketplace because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Nova Scotia.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Verano Food Purveyors Mushroom Soup 500 ml None All codes up to and including EXP July 19
Verano Food Purveyors Mushroom Soup 1 L None All codes up to and including EXP July 19

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

- Raices Food Inc.: 647-680-4724

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

Contact Information

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