Some Breakstone's Cottage Cheese recalled over metal and plastic concern
Some varieties of Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese are being recalled due to the potential presence of pieces of red plastic and metal that may have been introduced during production.
According to the Food and Drug Administration, the hard material could injure someone's teeth, mouth, throat, stomach, or intestine tissues if swallowed.
The Kraft Heinz Food Company was notified about the material by a customer who found a piece of red plastic in a container of cottage cheese.
There have been six consumer complaints and no reports of illness or injury related to this issue to date.
The following is being recalled:
Anyone who purchased the product should not eat it and return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-866-572-3805 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern, for a full refund.
This product was sent to retailers and distributors in the U.S and exported to Latin America.