Nestlé Waters AccuPure Water Dispenser Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: AccuPure Floor Standing Filtration Dispenser Recall [US]Nestlé Waters North America recalls an estimated 12,300 AccuPure Floor Standing Filtration Dispensers due to suspected overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Nestlé Waters AccuPure Floor Standing Filtration Dispensers with model number HB215-3G (black color) and model number HW215-3G (white color).
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Kit Kat brand Milk Chocolate Bites Recall [UK]

UK FlagUK/London: Kit Kat brand Milk Chocolate Bites Recall [UK]Nestlé recalls certain batch/lots of Kit Kat Original Milk Chocolate Bites due to suspected mislabelling and consequential undeclared Peanuts and Tree Nuts, both known allergens, sources of dietary intolerance and possible triggers of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. FSA:

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The UK Food Standards Agency (“FSA”) reports the following Chocolates are subject to recall: Continue reading

Second Nestlé Supplier Selling Horse Meat [Spain]

Switzerland/Vevey: Nestlé stops deliveries from a second food supplier as tests for Horse DNA show positive:

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Nestlé Spain says it will no longer use the Spanish food company Servocar in its supply chain after it “became clear that the firm has supplied beef that contains horse DNA”.

Please note this is an update to the original Nestlé Horse DNA Recall posted under our RIN 2013-1586 and available for review here:

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1599
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Nestle Beef Meal, Meat Recall [France, Italy, Spain]

Switzerland/Vevey: Nestlé recalls some retail Beef Pasta Meals as well as meat sold as catering foodstuffs in France, Italy and Spain after tests confirm presence of Horse DNA:

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Nestlé reports enhanced testing revealed the following products have levels of Horse DNA, although they have been sold as 100% Beef products:

  • Buitoni Beef Ravioli meals, sold in Italy and Spain
  • Beef Tortellini meals, sold in Italy and Spain
  • Lasagnes à la Bolognaise Gourmandes, a frozen meat product for catering businesses, produced in France.

Please note: there is an update to this Recall reporting that deliveries from a second Nestlé supplier have been halted as tests for Horse DNA return positive. You can read our update here:

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1586
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Nesquik Chocolate Powder Recall

US/Silver Spring: Nestlé USA recalls Nesquik Chocolate Powder due to Salmonella hazard. FDA:

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About Salmonella poisoning:
In young children, the elderly and people with compromised immune systems, Salmonellosis (Salmonella poisoning) may cause serious and sometimes deadly infections. In otherwise healthy people, Salmonellosis may cause high fever, severe headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Learn more about Salmonellosis from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”):

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