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2008-09-15 12:00:23

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced the recall of Private Recipe-brand frozen creamed salmon entree because of possible bacterial contamination. The agency said Private Recipes Ltd. of Brampton, Ontario, reported the product might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The affected frozen creamed salmon is sold in 370-gram packages bearing item number 12012 and a "Best Before Date" of "2009 JN 06" -- June 6, 2009. It was distributed mainly by Meals on Wheels and similar...

2008-09-12 21:00:06

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2008) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Health Canada are advising consumers to avoid purchasing infant formula originating from China. While this product is not approved for sale in Canada, it is possible that it could have been illegally imported to Canada and may be for sale in some stores that carry ethnic foods. The Canadian government has become aware that melamine, a toxic substance when consumed, has been detected in infant...

2008-09-12 18:00:26

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2008) - Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/ relations/indexaude.shtml The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Private Recipes Ltd. are warning the public not to consume the Private Recipe brand Creamed Salmon frozen entree described below because the product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The affected product, Private Recipe brand Creamed Salmon with Mashed Potatoes & Glazed Carrots is a...

2008-09-12 18:00:26

Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/indexaude.shtml The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Private Recipes Ltd. are warning the public not to consume the Private Recipe brand Creamed Salmon frozen entree described below because the product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The affected product, Private Recipe brand Creamed Salmon with Mashed Potatoes & Glazed Carrots is a 370 g frozen meal bearing item number 12012 and a...

2008-08-31 09:00:23

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 31, 2008) - Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/ relations/indexaude.shtml. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and King Bean Wholesalers are warning the public not to serve or consume certain King Bean Wholesalers sandwiches described below because these products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This recall is being initiated as these sandwiches contain a ready-to-eat deli meat product recalled by...

2008-08-30 09:00:47

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 30, 2008) - Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/ indexaude.shtml. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Country Traditions Frozen Foods are warning the public not to consume kielbassa sausage cuts because the products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This recall is being initiated as these sausages were products recalled by Maple Leaf Consumer Foods, Burlington, ON. The following sausages...

2008-08-29 15:00:52

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 29, 2008) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food will be holding a news conference today to discuss the investigation into the current listeriosis outbreak. Technical spokespeople from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Public Health Agency of Canada and Health Canada will also be on hand to respond to questions regarding the investigation. Date:________Friday, August 29, 2008. Place:______ Central Experimental Farm...

2008-08-28 03:00:43

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Lucerne Foods have warned the public not to serve or consume certain Safeway brand and TakeAwayCafe brand sandwiches as they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. A total of 28 varieties of Safeway brand Gold Standard sandwiches and TakeAwayCafe brand Mac's sandwiches have been recalled. The Safeway brand sandwiches have been distributed in Alberta and Saskatchewan through Safeway stores. The TakeAwayCafe brand sandwiches have been...

2008-08-27 15:01:10

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2008) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food will be holding a news conference today to discuss the investigation into the current listeriosis outbreak. Technical spokespeople from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Public Health Agency of Canada and Health Canada will also be on hand to respond to questions regarding the investigation. Date:______ Wednesday, August 27, 2008. Place:______The National Press Gallery Theatre...

2008-08-22 15:00:38

As part of an ongoing effort to increase consumer awareness about common food allergens, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is distributing the attached allergen fact sheets for Eggs and Peanuts. The information highlights the symptoms of an allergic reaction and addresses key information about the specific allergens. You can view this fact sheet, along with additional food safety information, on the CFIA website at www.inspection.gc.ca/consumer. Thank you for helping us get these...


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