Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. is recalling Robin Hood brand All Purpose Flour, Original from the marketplace due to possible E. Coli O121 contamination. The food recall warning issued on March 28, 2017 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation.
Only 10 kilogram bags of the product with a best before date of April 17, 2018(2018 AL 17) and the production code 6 291 548 is being recalled.
Lot codes containing BB/MA 2018 AL 17 and 6 291 548
Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
There has been one reported illness associated with consumption of this product.
Food contaminated with E. Coli O121 may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, mild to severe abdominal cramps and watery to bloody diarrhea. In severe cases of illness, some people may have seizures or strokes, need blood transfusions and kidney dialysis or live with permanent kidney damage. In severe cases of illness, people may die.
If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.
Story and Image from CFIA website.