Canada/Ottawa: Sunmart International Ltd. recalls certain batch/lots of E&B brand Ginger Powder due to undeclared Gluten, a known allergen, source of dietary intolerance and possible trigger of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. CFIA: http://ht.ly/il0G308F238
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Ginger Powder is subject to this recall:
- E&B brand Ginger Powder, sold in 100 gram containers with a product code of 240182 and a UPC of 4 891626 005229
According to the CFIA, this food product has been recalled due to undeclared Gluten.
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If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession these recalled Ginger Powder and could be allergic to their Gluten ingredients, have a close family member who is allergic or has previously experienced Anaphylaxis or are unsure of your allergy status, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.
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More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: 11170
Recalls Direct RIN: 8233-2017
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Filed under: Allergens & Intolerances, Anaphylaxis, CFIA, Food & Drink, Gluten | Tagged: Canadian Food Inspection Agency, CFIA, CFIA reference number: 11170, E&B brand Ginger Powder, Recalls Direct RIN: 8233-2017, Sunmart International Ltd, undeclared gluten hazard |