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Canadian: other food recalls and alerts, not peanut
ALLERGY ALERT - UNDECLARED SULPHITES IN HOPING BRAND PRESERVED DATES
IMPORTED FROM CHINA
(OTTAWA, Sept. 29, 1999) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is
warning consumers with a sensitivity to sulphites not to consume Hoping
Brand Preserved Dates. This product contains sulphites not declared on
Consumption of sulphites can cause a life-threatening reaction in persons
The dates are sold in 227 gram packages with UPC 6 901007006016 and may
have been distributed across Canada. They may also be sold in other sizes
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of
The product is being recalled from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring
the effectiveness of the recall.
For more information contact:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Ottawa
(613) 225-2342, ext. 3799
Pager: (613) 7600-0570
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