Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 06, 2014 02:03 ET

Food Safety Warning (Allergen): Certain Macau Honghong Brand Cracker Products May Contain Undeclared Sesame and Almond

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 6, 2014) -

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with an allergy to sesame or almond not to consume the products described below because they may contain sesame or almond which is not declared on the label.

The following products have been sold in Ontario and Quebec.

Products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes Allergen
Macau Honghong Rice Cracker 300 g 6 924535 411091 2015.06.15 Almond
Macau Honghong Almond Cracker 500 g 6 924535 411107 All codes Sesame
Macau Honghong Salted Almond Cracker 200 g 6 924535 409180 All codes Sesame

What you should do

Check to see if you have the products in your home. If the products are in your home, do not consume them.

If you have an allergy to sesame or almond, do not consume the products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This warning was triggered by a consumer complaint. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of these or other products. If products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through a Food Recall Warning.

Reactions

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

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Contact Information

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    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600