Food recall warning

Certain The Big Carrot brand juice products may be unsafe due to pieces of glass

Starting date:
May 6, 2021
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
The Big Carrot
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 6, 2021 - The Big Carrot is recalling certain The Big Carrot brand juice products from the marketplace due to pieces of glass. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
The Big Carrot Heart of Gold 10 oz 07051 05 03
The Big Carrot Heart of Gold 16 oz 07124 05 03
The Big Carrot Orange Juice 16 oz 07135 05 03
The Big Carrot Turmeric Ginger Shot 2 oz 07139 05 05

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

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.

Who is affected

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


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


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Company information
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