Recall: Organic Hemp Protein from North Coast Naturals may contain gluten

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies/sensitivities to gluten not to consume the products described here. The affected products contain allergens not declared on the label.


Recalling Firm: FIT FOODS
Distribution: National
Extent of the Product Distribution: Retail

Size 340 g Codes on product 111151 06/2013 UPC 6 27933 10001 2

Consumption of the product(s) described here may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies/sensitivities to the above mentioned allergen(s).

For more information, consumers and industry can call CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).

Note: This is a CFIA Class II recall (Moderate risk): The CFIA will requests a Class II recall for a food product when eating or drinking that product will most likely lead to short-term or non-life threatening health problems. The chance of any serious health symptoms is low in healthy populations. The CFIA issues a public warning for some Class II recalls based on the risk assessment and other criteria, such as the severity of symptoms in vulnerable populations (children, pregnant women, seniors, etc.)

About David Fowler

David Fowler is an online marketing consultant specializing in AdWords PPC, SEO, and website updates. He is the webmaster of Kelowna Celiac and was co-chair of the Kelowna 2012 CCA National Conference in Kelowna.