Undeclared Almonds, Peanuts and Hazelnuts in Schar Brand Wafers and Biscotti Products

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almonds OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 7, 2006)  - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with allergies to almond, peanut, or hazelnut proteins not to consume the Schär brand Wafers and Biscotti products described below. The affected products may contain almonds, peanuts, and hazelnuts, which are not declared on the label.

All Best Before dates and lot codes of the following Schär brand products, imported from Italy, are affected by this alert.
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Product Size UPC Undeclared
Allergen
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Wafers 100 g 8 008698 005422 Almonds, Peanuts
Gluten-free Hazelnut Wafers
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Wafers 100 g 8 008698 005408 Almonds, Peanuts,
Gluten-free Cocoa Wafers & Hazelnuts
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Biscotti con cioccolato 150 g 8 008698 005347 Almonds, Peanuts,
Gluten-free Biscuits with (on back panel) & Hazelnuts
Chocolate


8 00869 80534 7
(on front panel
sticker)
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These products have been distributed nationally.