RECALL: Vibrant Health Issues Allergy Alert for liveGfree Gluten Free Hamburger Buns
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs should not consume the recalled product
Vibrant Health Products has voluntarily recalled one lot of its liveGfree Gluten Free Classic Soft White Hamburger Buns due to a packaging error.
What's the problem?
The company says that it initiated the recall after discovering that liveGfree Gluten Free White Bread was packaged into liveGfree Gluten Free Classic Soft White Hamburger Bun packaging. The liveGfree white bread contains egg, which is not listed on the ingredients label or as an allergen on the liveGfree hamburger bun packaging.
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs should not consume the recalled product due to the risk of serious allergic reaction.
Recalled product details
The recalled liveGfree Gluten Free Classic Soft White Hamburger Buns were sold through certain ALDI stores from 4/13/2017 through 7/27/2017 in the following states: Arkansas, Washington D.C., Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, and West Virginia.
The recalled product is in an 11.3-ounce blue package marked liveGfree Gluten Free Classic Soft White Hamburger Buns with lot numbers ending in 0897 on the front of the package and the UPC 0 4149825980 8 on the back of the package. The package has an allergen statement that states made in a facility that also produces products with eggs.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this issue.
What should consumers do?
Consumers who have purchased the recalled liveGfree hamburger buns should return them to the ALDI store where they were purchased for a full refund. Consumers with any questions or concerns about this recall should contact Vibrant Health Products at (604) 743-4455.