Food recall warning

Unisoya brand Organic Tofu - Fine Herbs recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

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Summary

Product
Organic Tofu - Fine Herbs
Issue
Food - Microbial Contamination - Listeria
What to do

Do not consume, use, sell or serve the affected products

Audience
Retail

Affected products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Unisoya Organic Tofu - Fine Herbs 454 g 0 62859 00006 8 Best before 21OC04

Issue

Unisoya (1986) Inc. is recalling Unisoya brand Organic Tofu - Fine Herbs from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in Quebec.

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 product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

Additional information

Background

This recall was triggered by the company.

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

What is being done

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 product from the marketplace.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Food recall warning
Category
Food - Other
Companies

Unisoya (1986) Inc.

Published by
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Audience
Retail
Recall class
Class 1
Identification number
RA-62986
Canadian Food Inspection Agency ID
14602
Media and public enquiries
Company information
Unisoya (1986) Inc.: Mohammed Kouaou
Email: qualite@unisoya.com
Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: information@inspection.gc.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@inspection.gc.ca