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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Happy Veggie World brand Vege Chicken Breast and Vegefarm brand Vege Stewed Lamb Chunk recalled due to undeclared egg

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Product photos are available: https://inspection.canada.ca/eng/1634327751769/1634327759471

OTTAWA, Oct. 15, 2021 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on October 14, 2021 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Global Vegetarian Foods Corp is recalling Happy Veggie World brand Vege Chicken Breast and Vegefarm brand Vege Stewed Lamb Chunk from the marketplace because they may contain egg which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to egg should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold in Alberta and British Columbia and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

Recalled products

Brand

Product

Size

UPC

Codes

Happy Veggie World

Vege Chicken Breast

4 pcs

131218

All codes where egg is not declared on the label

Vegefarm

Vege Stewed lamb chunk

3000 g

4 713224 372285

All codes where egg is not declared on the label

What you should do

Check to see if you have the 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 egg, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Background

This recall was triggered by the company. 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 the recalled products from the marketplace.

Reactions

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

SOURCE Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

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View original content: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2021/15/c8347.html

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