Date published: 16 November 2022
FRESHCO FOODS VICTORIA is conducting a recall of Uttam KHUS KHUS POPPY (BLUE) (blue poppy seeds) 100GM. The product has been available for sale at Asian grocery stores in VIC.
Best Before: 22/07/24 Batch code: PO-024316
The recall is due to the potential presence of a chemical (thebaine) due to unsafe poppy seeds entering the food supply.
Food safety hazard
Food products containing thebaine may cause illness if consumed. Severe poisoning soon after ingestion has occurred in some people who have consumed large amounts of poppy seeds.
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What to do
Consumers should not eat these products and should return to the place of purchase for a full refund and safe disposal. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.
For further information please contact:
FRESHCO FOODS VICTORIA
(03) 9314 3900 / (03) 9314 3922 / firstname.lastname@example.org