The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Tak Tai Trading Co. are warning consumers with allergies to sulphites not to consume The Sun And 9 Coconut Palms Brand Palms Juice, which may contain sulphites which are not declared on the label.
The juice is sold in 355g bottles with UPC 7 61934 04001 1. The affected product has a main label stating 9 Coconut Palms Brand, and with a cap and a neck label stating The Sun And 9 Coconut Palms Brand. The iuice is packed for Tak Tai and exported by Thai Lee International, Bangkok, Thailand.
Tak Tai, of Delta, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected product from the marketplace. The product has been distributed in British Columbia and Alberta.
Consumption of this product may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to sulphites, but there have not been any reports as yet of illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.
For more information, consumers and industry can call the CFIA at one of the following numbers:
In the province of Quebec 1-800-561-3350; or
In other provinces and territories 1-800-442-2342.