Blue Ribbon brand Ice Cream Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Blue Ribbon brand Ice Cream Recall [Australia]Unilever Australia Ltd. recalls all current batch/lots of Blue Ribbon brand Ice Cream due to suspected plastic fragment contamination, a serious health and safety hazard. ACCC:

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Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Ice Cream is subject to this recall:

  • Blue Ribbon Ice Cream in all sizes and flavours, with best-before dates ranging from 28 April 2017 to 27 April 2018. No UPC, APN, barcode or other identification codes were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Numerous additional flavors and/or variations of the recalled Ice Cream Products are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated after the potential presence of small plastic pieces in the Blue Ribbon Ice Cream was identified.

If plastic or metal fragments are ingested, they could cut the mouth, stomach or other parts of the GI tract, cause intestinal perforation or serious infection and possibly require surgical intervention for their safe removal.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Ice Cream Products, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

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Additional information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2016/15360
Recalls Direct RIN: 7000-2016
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