Allergy Alert: Undeclared
Milk Protein in Various Imported Products
August 15, 2006
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency
(CFIA) is warning people with allergies to milk
protein not to consume various imported products.
The affected products contain milk protein which
is not declared on the label. This is an ongoing
investigation. The CFIA is working with Canadian
importers to identify all affected products that
were distributed in Canada. Additional allergy
alerts could be issued as a result.
here for a list of imported products that
contain undeclared milk protein.
The following products, imported
from China, Malaysia, Vietnam and Taiwan are affected
by this alert.
- Goldroast Instant Nutritious
Cereal, Original Flavour 600 g (30 g x 20 sachets)
6 920118 519567
- The Only One Instant Premium
Ganoderma Coffee 400 g (20 g x 20 sachets) 9
- G 7 Instant Coffee 720 g (18
g x 40 sachets) 8 935024 953501
- GreenMax Milk Tea (Jasmine) 3
in 1 20 g x 10 sachets 4 713398 300213
- Regimenhouse Almond Tea Mix with
Pine Nuts Instant 360 g (30 g x 12 sachets)
4 719858 743101
- Regimenhouse Golden Grain Soy
Milk Mix Instant 480 g (30 g x 16 sachets) 4
All codes are affected by this alert.
These products may have been distributed nationally.
There have been no reported illnesses
associated with the consumption of these products.
Consumption of these products may
cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in
persons with allergies to milk protein.
For more information, consumers
and industry can call the CFIA at 1-800-442-2342
/ TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern
time, Monday to Friday).
For information on milk protein,
one of the nine most common food allergens, visit
the Food Allergens web page at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerg/allerge.shtml.
For information on receiving recalls
by electronic mail, or for other food safety facts,
visit our web site at www.inspection.gc.ca.