Health Hazard Alert - Certain Shabros brand Coriander Cumin Powder may contain Salmonella bacteria

Recall / advisory date: July 8, 2013

Reason for recall / advisory: Microbiological - Salmonella

Hazard classification: Class 2

Company / Firm: Shah Brothers Imports

Distribution: Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario

Extent of the distribution: Retail

Reference number: 8142


Advisory details

Ottawa, July 8, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Shah Brothers Imports are warning the public not to consume the Shabros brand Coriander Cumin Powders described below because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.

The importer, Shah Brothers Imports, Mississauga, ON, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.


Affected Products:
1) Shabros Coriander Cumin Powder 170 g Batch # 407 0 59011 00910 6
2) Shabros Coriander Cumin Powder 340 g Batch # 407 0 59011 00898 7

More information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Shah Brothers Imports at 905-670-9515