Food Allergen Alert: Stop Consuming a Prepackaged Ingredient for Making Pizza Manufactured in Japan
|Source of Information||
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS)
|Product Name and Description||
Product name: Thin Pizza Mix With Rice Flour - Muji
|Reason For Issuing Alert||
The prepackaged ingredient for making thin pizza was found containing milk protein, a food allergen, without listing the presence on its food label.
|Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety||
CFS staff have conducted investigations at the concerned shop and other branches of the chain store, and found that the sale of the product has been stopped.
|Advice to the Trade||
Stop selling the concerned product.
|Advice to Consumers||
Those who are allergic to milk protein may develop symptoms like vomiting, diarrhoea and rash, upon consumption. The severe ones may even develop anaphylactic shock.
Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department