Allergic to peanuts -- READ THIS!
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning people with allergies to peanuts not to consume the pine nut products described below. The affected products contain peanuts which are not declared on the label.
The brands affected include Blush Lane Organic Market, Capers Community Market/ Whole Foods Markets, Charlie Brown's, Dad's Organic Market, Down to Earth Health Shop, Healthyway, Homesteader Health Organic, Isabel Creek Store Natural Foods, Lifeforce Health Food, Maria's Health Foods, Nature's Finest, Parsley, Sage & Thyme Health Store, Planet Organic Market, The Organic Grocer, Valley Natural Health Products and Westpoint Naturals.
These products have been distributed in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and Saskatchewan.
There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products. However, consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to peanuts.
For more information, consumers and industry can call the 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).