Beech-Nut announces baby food recall
WASHINGTON (KTVU and wires) – Beech-Nut is recalling approximately 1,920 pounds of baby food products that may be contaminated with small pieces of glass, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Tuesday.
The baby food product was produced on Dec. 12, 2014. The following product is subject to recall is the 4-oz. glass jar containing -- "Stage 2 Beech-Nut Classics Sweet Potato & Chicken."
The product subject to recall bears 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".
These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide.
The problem was discovered after the firm received a complaint from a consumer who found a small piece of glass in the product.
The company has received a report of an oral injury associated with consumption of these products. FSIS has received no additional reports of injury or illness from consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact the Beech-Nut Consumer Hotline at (866) 674-4446.