Australian Superfood Raw Bar Recall [Australia]


Australian Superfood Raw Bar Recall [Australia]

 Click to enlarge image

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Bailey Beau Pty Ltd, an Oakleigh, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Australian Superfood Company branded Raw Bars due to suspected Mould contamination as well as Plastic fragment contamination and consequential risk of illness, choking, oral injury, internal ingestion and GI tract laceration damage as well as severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/qRXT30on3ff

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/bailey-beau-pty-ltd-australian-superfood-company-raw-bars-40g

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Energy Bar products are subject to this recall:

  • Desert Tribe Tropical Raw Bars, sold in 40 gram bars with a best-by date of 28 October 2019 and a APN/EAN designation of 9369999605834
  • Lemon Seed Wonder Raw Bars, sold in 40 gram bars with a best-by date of 28 October 2019 and a APN/EAN designation of 9369999052324

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated due to the presence of plastic fragments and mould. Food products containing plastic may cause injury if consumed. Food products contaminated with mould may cause illness if consumed.

In general, if plastic or metal fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Energy Bars, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to handle poisonings.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Energy Bars, please search for “energy bars” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Bailey Beau Pty Ltd on 1300 574 406 during normal business hours, Australian Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.austsuperfoods.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Mould contamination, please search for “mould” or more generically, “mold” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Choking hazard, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose an Ingestion hazard, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Bailey Beau Pty, please search for “Bailey Beau” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Australian Superfood Company brand, please search for “Australian Superfood” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

___________________________________________________________

More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2019/17441
Recalls Direct RIN: 11336-2019
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Australia [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.productsafety.gov.au/contact-us/for-consumers/report-an-unsafe-product
Search for a recalled product on the ACCC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/browse-all-recalls

We welcome your feedback:
Want to e-mail or share this recall?
==> Simply use the “Share this” options below.
Is this recall relevant to you? Please let us know!
==> Click on the “Like” button below.
E. & O. E.

___________________________________________________________

%d bloggers like this: