Food Recall Warning - President's Choice brand Smoked Atlantic Salmon sold at Valu-mart - Applewood recalled due to potential presence of dangerous bacteria

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OTTAWA, Dec. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling President's Choice brand Smoked Atlantic Salmon sold at one Mississauga location because it may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products were sold from Valu-mart – Applewood, 1125 Bloor Street East, Mississauga, Ontario.

Recalled products

 

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

President's Choice

Smoked Atlantic Salmon

112 g

0 60383 18100 0

 

All units bearing Best Before 16DE29 AND 6983, 7003, OR 7025

President's Choice

Peppercorn Smoked Atlantic Salmon

112 g

0 60383 18101 7

All units bearing Best Before 16DE29 AND 6983, 7003, OR 7025

 

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Clostridium botulinum toxin may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, respiratory failure and paralysis. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Background

This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) inspection activities. 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 product from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

More information

 

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

For further information: Media enquiries: CFIA Media Relations, 613-773-6600

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