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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 Recall Warning - Certain The Big Carrot brand juice products may be unsafe due to pieces of glass

From: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Recall date:
May 6, 2021
Reason for recall:
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Company / Firm:
The Big Carrot
Extent of the distribution:
Reference number:

Recall details

Ottawa, May 6, 2021 - The Big Carrot is recalling certain The Big Carrot brand juice products from the marketplace due to pieces of glass. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
The Big Carrot Heart of Gold 10 oz 07051 05 03
The Big Carrot Heart of Gold 16 oz 07124 05 03
The Big Carrot Orange Juice 16 oz 07135 05 03
The Big Carrot Turmeric Ginger Shot 2 oz 07139 05 05

What you should do

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.


This recall was triggered by the company. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing the recalled products from the marketplace.


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

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Public enquiries and media

Company information
The Big Carrot:
Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
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