Sesame Seed Allergy Alert

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning people with allergies to sesame seeds not to consume ENER-G brand Wylde Pretzels because the affected products may contain sesame seeds which is not declared on the label.
All "Best if used by" codes up to and including 5 1 2007 (i.e., May 1, 2007) of the following products made in the USA are affected by this alert:

1) ENER-G brand Wylde Pretzels sold in a 227 g package bearing UPC 0 75119 64725 5.
2) ENER-G brand Wylde Pretzels sold in a 113 g package bearing UPC 0 75119 64715 6.
The affected products are known to have been distributed in Ontario but may have been distributed across Canada.

There has been one reported illness associated with the consumption of these products.

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to sesame seed.

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).

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