On Saturday, the FDA announced that Tri-union Seafoods was recalling select number of 7 oz cans of Chicken of the Sea brand of solid white albacore tuna in water due to a labeling error.  The label does not state that the product contains soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The specific product being recalled is Chicken of the Sea Brand 7-ounce solid white albacore tuna in water sold as a multi-pack, and it was distributed in October and November, 2012. Consumers who purchased the product with UPC 0 48000 00097 2 and Best By dates between 10/01/16 through 11/09/16 are asked to return it to the Costco location where they purchased it for a full refund.

The product was sold at Costco stores in California, Arizona, Washington, Utah, Hawaii, Alaska, Oregon, New Mexico, Colorado, Montana, Idaho and Nevada.


If you or a family member has become ill from a product that contained an undeclared allergen, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact the product liability lawyers at The Eichholz Law Firm to learn about the legal right available to victims of defective products.

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