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This archive of previously issued food recalls and allergy alerts is provided for reference and research purposes.

Users should note that the products listed in the archive have been subject to removal from the marketplace or appropriate corrective action. Food recalls or allergy alerts are not an indication of the food safety status of products produced at a later date.

Food Safety Warning (Allergen) - iChoc brand Vegan Bars may contain improperly declared milk

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Advisory date:
May 24, 2020
Reason for advisory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Company / Firm:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Extent of the distribution:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 24, 2020 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is warning people with an allergy to milk not to consume the products described below because they may contain milk which is improperly declared on the label. The products were imported by Ecoideas in Markham, Ontario.


Brand Product Size UPC Codes
iChoc White Vanilla Vegan Bar 80 g 4 044889 002720 12.2020
L29405 a
iChoc Classic Vegan – Vegan Bar made with Rice Drink 80 g 4 044889 002966 11.2020

What you should do

Check to see if you have the affected products in your home. If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


This warning was triggered by consumer complaints. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of these or other products. If products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through a Food Recall Warning.


There have been reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

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