Salmonella in tahini, again

Sesameco is warning the public not to consume and retailers, restaurants and institutions not to sell or use the product described below due to possible Salmonella contamination.

20140618b_1403135219209_engRecalled products

Brand Name: Al Fakher

Common Name: Tahina    

Size: 18 kg (40 lb)                

Code(s) on Product: Production date: 8-April-2014, Expiration date: 8-4-2016

UPC: 6 27843 00170 6          

Additional Info: Sold by the manufacturer, Sesameco, situated at 4638 boulevard Thimens, St-Laurent, Quebec.

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.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.