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Iceland issues urgent food recall over serious allergy fears – do you have affected items?

The British supermarket chain, Iceland, has issued an urgent recall on products stocked in their stores due to allergy fears. Those who have been shopping in-store or online, who may be allergic, are being urged to check their fridge and freezers for the affected item.

Iceland Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet

A food recall was issued for Iceland’s Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet product as the items may contain milk which is not mentioned on the label.

The Food Standard Agency (FSA) warned: “Iceland is recalling Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet because the Spring Rolls within the pack contain milk which is not mentioned on the label.

“This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.”

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Iceland issues urgent food recall over serious allergy fears – do you have affected items? (Image: GETTY IMAGES)

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A statement on the FSA website reads: “If you have bought the listed product [Iceland Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet] and have an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents do not eat them.

“Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.”

The products affected by the recall are listed below:

Iceland Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet

Pack size: 1.22kg

Batch code: All

Best Before: All date codes

Allergens: Milk

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Iceland Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet

Pack size: 375g

Batch code: All

Best Before: All date codes

Allergens: Milk

Iceland Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet

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Pack size: 350g

Batch code: All

Best Before: All date codes

Allergens: Milk

Iceland Takeaway No 26 Chinese Banquet

Pack size: 120g

Batch code: All

Best Before: All date codes

Allergens: Milk

Iceland is recalling the above products 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 products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the products.

Those who have bought the product are being urged not to eat the food to avoid risk.

Instead, they can return it to the store it was bought where they will be given a full refund for the item.

No other Iceland products are known to be affected.

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