Dennree GmbH is recalling the organic product “Dennree Cashew Butter 350g” because it may contain peanut butter in error. People with allergies to peanuts are not recommended to consume this item. (Image: Andreas Wolf / stock.adobe.com)
Wrong claim: recall of organic product
Dennree GmbH from Töpen (Bavaria) has issued a recall for the item “dennree Cashew Mush 350 g”. According to the company, there may be peanut butter in the jars by mistake. Eating them can be dangerous for people with allergies to peanuts.
Dennree GmbH from Töpen, Bavaria is recalling the organic product “Dennree Cashew Mush 350 g” with an expiration date (BBD) December 31, 2021 and lot code “30147-L …” on the lid.
“The reason for the recall is the possible false claim as cashew butter”, writes the company in a message published by the Federal Office for Consumer Protection and Food Safety (BVL) on its portal “food warning.de” . “The jars in the mentioned batch may incorrectly contain peanut butter, which differs significantly from cashew butter in appearance and smell,” he continues.
Do not consume
People allergic to peanuts may be injured by this product. As a precautionary measure, the company is therefore putting the entire batch “30147-L …” out of sale, the expiry date of which is December 31, 2021. According to information, the product is available on the denn organic market. and in some organic food stores.
“Please do not consume the product if you have a peanut allergy and please return it to the point of sale where you purchased it,” the company wrote. This option is available to all affected customers. The purchase amount will be refunded upon presentation of the product, even without a receipt.
Possibility of severe allergic reactions
According to the European Allergy Research Center Foundation (ECARF), a peanut allergy can cause mild as well as severe allergic reactions in various organs.
According to experts, symptoms range from the so-called oral allergy syndrome, in which the mucous membrane of the mouth and throat tingles or swells within minutes to hours after ingestion, to anaphylactic shock with shortness of breath and cardiac arrest. .
Abdominal pain, vomiting, or diarrhea may occur. In some cases, the airways are involved and an allergic runny nose or asthmatic disorder develop.
The skin is also a possible scene for allergic reactions: In addition to itching, redness or hives, a peanut allergy can also intensify or trigger flare-ups. Adolescents and young adults with bronchial asthma in particular belong to the risk group who can suffer from severe anaphylactic reactions. (a d)
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