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Recall of Certain Batches of Kama Hemp Kama Artisan Coffee due to the Presence of Unsafe Levels of Delta‐9‐tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)

Wednesday, 19 January 2022

Alert Summary
Category 1: For Action
Alert Notification: 2022.04
Product Identification: Please see table below.
Batch Code Please see table below.
Country Of Origin: Ireland


Certain batches of Kama Hemp Kama Artisan Coffee are being recalled due to the presence of unsafe levels of delta‐9‐tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

Nature Of Danger:

The implicated batches of Kama Hemp Kama Artisan Coffee contain unsafe levels of delta‐9‐tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) based on the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) acute reference dose.

Action Required:


EHOs are requested to verify as part of routine checks that the affected batches are recalled.  Please notify the FSAI ( of any concerns.

Manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, caterers & retailers:

Distributors are requested to withdraw the affected batches from the market.  Retailers are requested to remove the implicated batches from sale and to display a point-of-sale recall notice in stores where the affected batches were sold and on websites if sold online.


Consumers are advised not to consume the implicated batches.

Product Name Pack Size Batch Details
Kama Hemp Kama Artisan Organic Ground Coffee 100g Batch C 22 03 05, Best Before 05 08 22
Kama Hemp Kama Artisan Organic Whole Bean Coffee 100g Batch C 22 03 04, Best Before 04 03 22