As of April 15, 2016, Nature's Touch is recalling Nature's Touch brand Organic Berry Cherry Blend from the marketplace due to possible Hepatitis A contamination which makes it unsafe to eat.
If you have this product at home, either discard of it immediately or return it to the point of purchase.
The product has been sold exclusively at Costco warehouse locations in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland and Labrador. The affected UPC code is 8 73668 00179 1 and this recall affects all stock of product with best before dates up to and including 2018 MR 15 (March 15, 2018).
For more information about this recall, visit: The Canadian Food Inspection Agency website.
Learn more about Hepatitis A including symptoms, prevention and how it is spread.
Vaccination can prevent the onset of symptoms if given within two weeks of exposure. If you have consumed the recalled product within the last 14 days, speak with your doctor about vaccination. If any charge is incurred for the vaccine, reimbursement may be obtained from the manufacturer of the recalled product.
If you think that you have been exposed to Hepatitis A virus and are showing symptoms, see your doctor immediately.
Peel Public Health is monitoring the situation and working with several partners, notably the Public Health Agency of Canada, the provincial Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, and Costco to respond to this issue.
Revised: Tuesday May 03 2016