Dunnes Simply Better branded Yogurt Recall [UK]


UK FlagUK/Belfast: Dunnes Simply Better branded Yogurt Recall [UK]Dunnes Stores, a Dublin, Ireland establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of four (4) varieties of Simply Better Yogurts due to suspected plastic fragment contamination and consequential risk of choking, oral injury, internal ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

FSA: http://ht.ly/zWjh30jUDFe

Direct link: https://www.food.gov.uk/news-alerts/alert/fsa-prin-26-2018?navref=search-food-alert-2

Additional information:
The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Yogurt products are subject to recall:

  • Simply Better branded Lemon and Lime flavoured Yogurt, sold in 150 gram tubs with a use-by designation of 12th May 2018
  • Simply Better branded Raspberry and Pomegranate flavoured Yogurt, sold in 150 gram tubs with a use-by designation of 12th May 2018
  • Simply Better branded Senga Strawberry flavoured Yogurt, sold in 150 gram tubs with a use-by designation of 17th May 2018
  • Simply Better branded Toffee flavoured Yogurt, sold in 150 gram tubs with a use-by designation of 12th May 2018

==> No barcodes, UPCs, EANs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Yogurts can be found on the Web site above.

According to the FSA, Dunnes Stores has recalled certain batch/lots of four (4) varieties of its Simply Better Yogurts due to the possible presence of rubber fragments.

In general, 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.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Yogurts, 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.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Yogurt, please search for “yogurt” or more generically, “dairy” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Plastic Fragment contamination, please search for “plastic” or more generically, “fragment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Dunnes Stores, please search for “Dunnes” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Simply Better brand name, please search for “Simply Better” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

___________________________________________________________

More information about this recall:
FSA Ref: FSA-PRIN-26-2018
Recalls Direct RIN: 10146-2018
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe food product you purchased in the UK [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.food.gov.uk/enforcement/report-problem
Search for a recalled product on the UK FSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.food.gov.uk/news-updates/news

We welcome your feedback:
Want to e-mail or share this recall?
==> Simply use the “Share this” options below.
Is this recall relevant to you? Please let us know!
==> Click on the “Like” button below.
E. & O. E.

___________________________________________________________

%d bloggers like this: