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Bloom Organic Bazaar Organic Corn Flour Recall [Canada]

Canada/Ottawa: Bloom Global Foods, a Mississauga, Ontario establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Bloom Organic Bazaar brand Organic Corn Flour due to suspected risk of Aflatoxin contamination and consequential risk of allergic reaction, damage to digestive organs and autoimmune diseases such as some Cancers, all serious health hazards. 532 more words

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Nutty Club brand Sliced Brazil Nut Recall [Canada]

Canada/Ottawa: Scott-Bathgate Ltd., a Winnipeg, Manitoba establishment, recalls all current batch/lots of Nutty Club branded Sliced Brazil Nuts due to suspected Aflatoxin contamination and consequential presence of a carcinogenic (i.e., Cancer-causing) agent, all serious health hazards. 480 more words

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Aflasafe products tested in Ghana for aflatoxin control in maize and groundnut

Aflatoxin contamination of maize and groundnut by Aspergillus section Flavi fungi is perennial in Ghana. Consumption of foods with high aflatoxin content can cause acute liver cirrhosis and death, while sub-lethal chronic exposure may cause cancer, stunting in children, immune system suppression, and impaired food conversion. 308 more words

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