MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling almost 2,000 pounds of baby food products that may be contaminated with small pieces of glass.READ MORE: COVID-19 Testing Sites In South Florida
The company, based in New York, recalled 1,920 pounds of products that was produced on December 12, 2014. The recall was announced late Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
The problem was discovered after the firm received a complaint from a consumer who found a small piece of glass in the product. Beech-Nut Nutrition has received a report of an oral injury.
“Outside of this single report, we have no indication that any other jar of our Classics Stage 2 Sweet Potato & Chicken is affected, but as a company of parents and families we are acting with an abundance of caution,” the company said on its website.READ MORE: COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In South Florida
Beech-Nut recalled 4-oz. glass jars containing “Stage 2 Beech-Nut CLASSICS sweet potato & chicken” with the establishment number “P-68A” inside the USDA mark of inspection. The affected product expires in “DEC 2016” and includes product numbers “12395750815” through “12395750821”.
FSIS has not received any reports of injury.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact the Beech-Nut Consumer Hotline at (866) 674-4446. According to Beech-Nut’s website, the recalled food can be returned to the store where it was purchased or can call the company for a full refund.MORE NEWS: Florida Records Highest One-Day Total Of COVID Cases With 21,000
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