Interlink Direct Ltd is recalling CEBU Dried Mangoes because of undeclared sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites

27 March 2018

Interlink Direct Ltd is recalling CEBU Dried Mangoes because it contains sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with a sensitivity to sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites.

Product details

CEBU Dried Mangoes

Pack size 100g
Best before 9 August 2019

No other Interlink Direct Ltd products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

Allergen(s): Sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites

This product contains sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites making it a possible health risk for anyone with a sensitivity to sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites.

Action taken by the company

Interlink Direct Ltd is recalling the above product from customers and has been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tells them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.

Our advice to consumers

If you have bought the above product and have a sensitivity to sulphur dioxide and or sulphites, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

About allergy alerts

Sometimes there will be a problem with a food product that means it should not be sold. Then it might be 'withdrawn' (taken off the shelves) or 'recalled' (when customers are asked to return the product). Sometimes foods have to be withdrawn or recalled if there is a risk to consumers because the allergy labelling is missing or incorrect or if there is any other food allergy risk. When there is a food allergy risk, the FSA will issue an Allergy Alert.

Ref: FSA-AA-25-2018