Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Fresh longans recalled due to undeclared sulphites

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OTTAWA, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada Herb is recalling longans from the marketplace because they may contain sulphites which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to sulphites should not consume the recalled products described below.

The affected product was sold in bulk or packed by the retail store at the following locations in Ontario during the periods shown below.


Store Name


Purchase Dates

B. Trust

1177 Central Parkway West, Mississauga

April 6 - May 8, 2017

Bestco Food Mart

175 Commander Blvd. Scarborough

April 6 - May 8, 2017

Feng Tai

5221 Hwy 7, S. 100-600, Markham

April 6 - May 8, 2017

Grand Fortune

4390 Steeles Ave. E. B1, Markham

April 6 - May 8, 2017


747 Don Mill Rd., #60,  North York

April 6 - May 8, 2017

T & T

715 Central Parkway West, Mississauga

April 6 - May 8, 2017

Hue Thanh

293 Spadina Ave., Toronto

April 6 - May 8, 2017


310 Spadina Ave., Toronto

April 6 - May 8, 2017

Bai Chang

300 Spadina Ave., Toronto

April 6 - May 8, 2017

Kien Hung

1989 Finch Ave., North York

April 6 - May 8, 2017


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What you should do

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.

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


This recall was triggered by Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) test results. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (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.


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

More information


SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

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


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