Food recall warning

Heinz Pear Green Bean Mango recalled due to potential for spoilage

Starting date:
August 28, 2015
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Updated Food Recall Warning
Subcategory:
Microbiological - Non harmful (Quality/Spoilage)
Hazard classification:
Class 3
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Heinz Canada
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
10011

Advisory details

Ottawa, August 28, 2015 - The food recall warning issued on August 7, 2015 has been updated to include additional product information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) food safety investigation.

Heinz Canada is recalling Heinz brand Pear Green Bean Mango from the marketplace due to potential loss of seal, causing spoilage. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

What you should do

Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

If an infant or child has been fed the product described above, discontinue use and monitor for symptoms. Consumption of spoiled food may cause symptoms such as upset stomach, vomiting and diarrhea. If you have any concerns, please seek medical attention.

Who is affected

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Heinz Canada Pear Green Bean Mango 128 ml 2016 MA 24 SK 5B24 0 57000 02991 3

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Media enquiries

  • Heinz Canada: Kathy Murphy 416-441-5610
  • CFIA Media Relations: 613-773-6600