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Food Recall Warning (Allergen): "Murzynki" Brand Wafers Recalled Due to Undeclared Peanut, Egg and Almond

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 01/13/14 -- Omega Food Importers is recalling "Murzynki" brand wafers from the marketplace because they contain peanut, egg and almond which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to peanut, egg or almond should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Ontario, Quebec and Alberta.

Recalled product


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Brand          Product        Size        UPC              Codes
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"Murzynki"     Wafers         415 g       5 908310 286365  L083
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What you should do

If you have an allergy to peanut, egg or almond, do not consume the recalled product as it may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

- Learn more about common food allergies

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290

- Sign up for recall notifications by email or follow us on Twitter

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/stay-connected/eng/1299856061207/1299856119191

Background

This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

More information


--  CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

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