Que Pasa Mexicana Salsa Recall [Canada]


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ue Pasa Mexicana Salsa Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Nature’s Path Foods Inc., a Richmond, British Columbia establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Que Pasa Mexicana branded Salsa products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected glass fragment contamination and consequential risks of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage and/or bowel obstruction, all serious health and safety hazards.

CFIA: http://ht.ly/KzVs30rE5Q4

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2021/75355r-eng.php

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

  • Que Pasa Mexicana branded Salsa – Medium flavor, a processed food product marketed, sold and delivered in 420 ml jars with a best-before date code of 22 SE 09 and a UPC of 068826200004

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

==> No item numbers, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Salsa products were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in all Canadian provinces and territories although it is always possible these food products had wider distribution outside the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to the CFIA, Nature’s Path Foods has recalled certain batch/lots of Que Pasa Mexicana branded Salsa products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected glass fragment contamination. As a result of this reported defect, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Salsa products identified above.

In general, if glass, 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, adulteration 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 garbage, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Que Pasa Mexicana branded Salsa products, 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 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat choking, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage and/or bowel obstruction.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Nature’s Path Foods at 1-866-880-7284 during normal business hours from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday or on the Web at https://www.naturespath.com/en-ca/contact-us/.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please complete the following Web-based enquiry form from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, available here: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/report-a-concern/contact-us/eng/1390269985112/1390346078752.

You can also reach the CFIA toll-free at 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and US) or +1-613-773-2342 (local or international) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time. If you are a member of the working press/media, you can reach the CFIA at +1-613-773-6600 or by e-mail at cfia.media.acia@canada.ca.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Salsa products, please search for “salsa” or more generically, “spreads” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Nature’s Path Foods Inc., please search for “Nature’s Path” 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 Que Pasa Mexicana brand name, please search for “Que Pasa” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CFIA reference number: 14198
Recalls Direct RIN: 14103-2021
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