The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning consumers about several pine nut products distributed to several provinces which contain peanuts that are not declared on the label.
The list of pine nut products can be viewed below. The items bear a lot code from 01012012 to 07082012 (DDMMYYYY) or 0112001 to 0812220 (MMYYDDD), according to the official press release.
Individuals with allergies to peanuts may experience serious reactions if consuming the products. There have been no reported reactions associated with these products as of yet but health officials are urging anyone with an allergy to peanuts to read the full list of products below and dispose of any items they may have purchased that match the products in the list.
The products (see list below) were distributed in Alberta, Ontario, British Columbia and Saskatchewan but may be found in other provinces as well.
Products affected by the recall:
Consumers with questions or concerns regarding the recall can contact the CFIA (Canadian Food Inspection Agency) at 1-800-442-2342 /TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).
Official Press Release: Inspection.gc.ca