SensoryEffects Maple Flavoring Recall [Canada]


Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Chemroy Canada recalls some SensoryEffects Maple NT RF Food Flavoring due to Salmonella hazard. CFIA: http://ht.ly/ng038

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2013/34757r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Food Ingredients are subject to this recall:

  • SensoryEffects Maple NT RF Food Flavoring, 50 lb package; product code: 20526-50; lot #2013-36707

According to CFIA, the recalled product is a food flavoring agent used by other food manufacturers to impart a maple taste and/or smell to other foods. At this time, it is thought none of this product made it into retail distribution through secondary food production.

About Salmonella Poisoning:
Salmonellosis (Salmonella poisoning) is a very common type of food poisoning caused by the Salmonella bacterium. Although there are thought to be over 2,000 different kinds of these bacteria, only a comparative few make humans sick. Salmonella serotype “Typhimurium” and Salmonella serotype “Enteritidis” are thought to the two most common types in North America.

In young children, the elderly and people with compromised immune systems, Salmonellosis may cause serious and sometimes deadly infections. Even in otherwise healthy people, Salmonellosis may cause high fever, severe headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. In rare cases, however, Salmonellosis can cause more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected Aneurysms) Endocarditis and Arthritis.

If you suspect your food is contaminated, do not eat it. Contact the retailer for a refund or replacement. Wash your hands, contaminated preparation surfaces, cutlery and serving dishes thoroughly with hot soapy water and dry. Contact your MD immediately if you experience Salmonellosis symptoms.

You can learn more about Salmonellosis from Health Canada at: http://ht.ly/l11up

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CFIA reference: 8182
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2302
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